On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1896

Historical Events

  • 1st edition of London Daily Mail (halfpenny)
  • Grease fire ignites half ton of dynamite at Cripple Creek, Colorado
1896 Highlights

About May 4, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus