On This Day

June 4, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • General Aleksei Brusilov begins a massive Russian offensive on the Eastern Front (WWI)

Birthdays in History

  • Fernand Leduc, Canadian painter (The Automatistes), born in Viauville, Montreal, Quebec (d. 2014)
  • Robert F. Furchgott, American pharmacologist (Nobel 1998), born in Charleston, South Carolina (d. 2009)