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October 4th is the 277th day of the year (278th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 88 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about October 4th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on October 4th
1626 Richard Cromwell (Lord Protector of England 1658-1659)
1822 Rutherford B. Hayes (19th US President)
1892 Engelbert Dollfuss (Austrian Chancellor 1932-1934)
1895 Buster Keaton (comic actor, film-maker, producer, writer)
1895 Richard Sorge (Soviet spy)
1924 Charlton Heston (actor)
1937 Jackie Collins (author)
1941 Anne Rice (author)
1946 Susan Sarandon (actress)
1949 Armand Assante (actor)
1960 Afrika Bambaataa (musician)
1967 Liev Schreiber (actor)
1976 Alicia Silverstone (actress)
1979 Rachael Leigh Cook (actress)
October 4th in History
1830 Belgium declares its independence from the Netherlands.
1883 First run of the Orient Express.
1927 Carving of Mount Rushmore begins.
1957 Soviet Union launches Sputnik I, the first artificial satellite.
1983 First branch of Hooters opens in Clearwater, Florida.
1985 Free Software Foundation founded.
October 4th is also
Independence Day (Lesotho)
World Animal Day
Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi (Catholicism)
People born on October 4th are Libra
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