On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The United Nations warns that the world is on course for the warmest year since records began
  • Ukraine and Pro-Russian rebels agree to cease fire in the eastern war zone, beginning December 9
  • US authorities promise a "fair" investigation into the death of African American Eric Garner, after a white New York City police officer held him in a choke-hold faces no charges