On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1939

Famous Deaths

  • Tommy Ladnier, American jazz trumpeter (Lovie Austin; King Oliver; New Orleans Feetwarmers; Noble Sissle; Sidney Bechet), dies of a heart attack at 39
1939 Highlights

About June 4, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini