Historical Events on July 4, 1838

About Jul 4, 1838

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 4 months and 16 days

Historical Events

  • Huskar Colliery Mining Disaster in Silkstone England: mining pit floods drown 26 children, leads to 1842 'Mines and Collieries Act' bans women and children working underground
  • Iowa Territory is organised from Wisconsin Territory, lasting until 1846