On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • Clarence Passailaigue, Jamaican cricketer (487 for 6th wkt for Jamaica), born in Kingston, Jamaica (d. 1972)

Person of interestLouis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong, American jazz trumpeter and singer (Hello Dolly; What A Wonderful World), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1971)

Jazz Musician Louis Armstrong
Jazz Musician
Louis Armstrong

1901 Highlights

About August 4, 1901

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo