On This Day

April 4, 1896 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Announcement of gold discovery in Yukon

Birthdays in History

  • Robert Sherwood, American dramatist (Abe Lincoln in Illinois, Idiot's Delight), born in New Rochelle, New York (d. 1955)
  • Tristan Tzara [Samuel Rosenfeld] Romanian-French poet (Approximate Man), born in Moinești, Romania (d. 1963)
1896 in History