On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1901

Historical Events

  • Charlie Barr skippered Columbia (US) beats Shamrock II (UK), 3-0 on New York City Harbour in 11th America's Cup yachting challenge series

Famous Birthdays

  • [Robert] Carroll Nye, American actor (Gone with the Wind), born in Akron, Ohio (d. 1974)
1901 Highlights

About October 4, 1901

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra