What Happened on June 4, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • General Aleksei Brusilov begins a massive Russian offensive on the Eastern Front (WWI)

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecil Blacker, CEO (British Equestrian Federation)
  • Fernand Leduc, Canadian painter (The Automatistes)
  • Robert Furchgott, Charleston South Carolina, American Chemist and Nobel Laureate

Famous Deaths

  • Mildred J. Hill, American composer and musician (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 56