On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1897

Historical Events

  • 23rd Kentucky Derby: Buttons Garner aboard Typhoon II wins in 2:12.5
  • Fire in Paris bazaar at Rue Jean Goujon kills 200
1897 Highlights

About May 4, 1897

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus