On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Katherine Lee Bates publishes "America the Beautiful"

Famous Birthdays

  • Irving Caesar, American songwriter (Sometimes I'm Happy), born in NYC, New York (d. 1996)
  • Massimo Campigli, Italian painter and illustrator, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1971)
  • Waldemar Marx, cricketer (S Af, 240 on FC debut (then world record))