July 4, 1898 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • French liner "La Bourgogne" collides with bark Cromartyshire, 560 die
  • US flag hoisted over Wake Island (Spanish-American War)

Birthdays in History

  • Dr. Pilar Barbosa, Puerto Rican historian (d. 1997)
  • Gulzarilal Nanda, Indian politician and economist, temporary Prime Minster of India (1964, 1966), born in Sialkot, British India (d. 1998)