On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1897

Historical Events

  • Henry A Rucker appointed Collector of Internal Revenue for Georgia

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Calleia, Maltese-American actor (Jungle Book, Gilda, Touch of Evil), born in Mdina, Malta (d. 1975)
1897 Highlights

About August 4, 1897

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo