On This Day: August 04th
This is 217th day of the year and 149 days remain in the year.
Thomas Stevens became the first person to bicycle across the United States. He later bicycled around the world.
August 04 BirthdaysLouis Armstrong1901–1971, American jazz trumpet virtuoso, singer, and bandleader, born in New Orleans.
Barack ObamaU.S. president
Percy Bysshe Shelleypoet
Roger Clemensbaseball player
Billy Bob Thorntonactor, screenwriter