On This Day: February 04th
This is 35th day of the year and 331 days remain in the year.
England proclaimed the formal end to the hostilities with the United States.
Shays's Rebellion, an uprising of Massachusetts farmers, was defeated.
Delegates from six southern states met at Montgomery, Ala., to form the Confederate States of America.
Patricia Hearst, granddaughter of newspaper mogul William Randolph Hearst, was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army.
Benjamin Britten, British composer, died.
The Massachusetts Supreme Court declared that gays had the right to marry.
February 04 BirthdaysCharles Lindbergh1902–1974, American Aviator.
Oscar De La Hoyaboxer
Rosa Parkscivil rights activist
Dan Quaylevice president
Clyde William Tombaughastronomer