On This Day

February 4, 1846 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Mormons leave Nauvoo, Illinois, for settlement in the west

Birthdays in History

  • Nikolay Umov, Russian physicist and mathematician known for discovering the Umov-Poynting vector and Umov effect, born in Simbirsk, Russian Empire (d. 1915)