On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1898

Historical Events

  • 1st installment of William Dean Howell's "Life & Letters" appears

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Vuataz, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Frantisek Pivoda, composer, dies at 73
1898 Highlights

About January 4, 1898

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn