About April 4

April 4, 2022 is the 94th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 271 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday.

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Aries is the sun sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

According to the lunisolar Chinese calendar, there are 293 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year.

What Happened On April 4

  • 1721
    Sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
  • 1812
    U.S. President James Madison enacted a ninety-day embargo on trade with the United Kingdom.
  • 1841
    William Henry Harrison dies of pneumonia becoming the first President of the United States to die in office and the one with the shortest term served.
  • 1850
    The Great Fire of Cottenham, a large part of the Cambridgeshire village (England) is burnt to the ground under suspicious circumstances.
  • 1859
    Bryant’s Minstrels debut “Dixie” in New York City in the finale of a blackface minstrel show.
  • 1887
    Argonia, Kansas elects Susanna M. Salter as the first female mayor in the United States.
  • 1913
    The Greek aviator Emmanouil Argyropoulos becomes the first pilot victim of the Hellenic Air Force when his plane crashes.
  • 1945
    World War II: American troops liberate Ohrdruf forced labor camp in Germany.
  • 1949
    Twelve nations sign the North Atlantic Treaty creating the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
  • 1958
    The CND Peace Symbol displayed in public for the first time in London.
  • 1964
    The Beatles occupy the top five positions on the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart.
  • 1967
    Martin Luther King, Jr. delivers his “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence” speech in New York City’s Riverside Church.
  • 1968
    Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 6.
  • 1968
    Martin Luther King, Jr. is assassinated by James Earl Ray at a motel in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • 1975
    Microsoft is founded as a partnership between Bill Gates and Paul Allen in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 1979
    The 2nd Congress of the Communist Youth of Greece starts.
  • 1994
    Marc Andreessen and Jim Clark found Netscape Communications Corporation under the name “Mosaic Communications Corporation”.
  • 2002
    In what is known as the Society Murders, Matthew Wales kills his parents in Melbourne, Australia.
  • 2002
    The Angolan government and UNITA rebels sign a peace treaty ending the Angolan Civil War.
  • 2007
    15 British Royal Navy personnel held in Iran are released by the Iranian President.

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