December 4, 1908 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Haiti's president General Alexis Nord flees from military coup
  • The world's ten leading maritime nations attend a Naval Conference in London; they agree on rules for blockade, convoys, and seizure of contraband

Birthdays in History

  • A D Hershey, American biologist, worked with bacteriophages (Nobel 1969)