May 4th: What is special about this date?

May 4th marks the 124th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 125th in case of leap years). There are 241 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on May 4th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to May 4th and what happened on May 4th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 4th.


May 4th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On May 4th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Audrey Hepburn
    Audrey Hepburn (1929)

    Belgian actress, humanitarian and dancer who started as a ballet student.

  • Rob Brydon
    Rob Brydon (1965)

    Rob brydon is a welsh actor and comedian known for his work in television and film, including his role in the sitcom gavin & stacey.

  • Hosni Mubarak
    Hosni Mubarak (1928)

    Egyptian leader, president and military commander.

  • Lance Bass
    Lance Bass (1979)

    American pop singer, dancer and actor.

  • Randy Travis
    Randy Travis (1959)

    American country-western singer, who has received every award in his industry.

  • Jackie Jackson
    Jackie Jackson (1951)

    American musician and singer (the jackson 5).

  • Paul Gleason
    Paul Gleason (1944)

    American actor (b. 1939).

  • Richard Jenkins
    Richard Jenkins (1947)

    American actor.

  • Eric Sykes
    Eric Sykes (1923)

    English actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1923).

  • Alexander Gould
    Alexander Gould (1994)

    American actor.

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May 4th: who died on this date?

On May 4th the following celebrities died:

  • Dom DeLuise
    Dom DeLuise (2009)

    Dom deluise was an american actor and comedian known for his roles in comedy films and television shows, often collaborating with mel brooks...

  • Diana Dors
    Diana Dors (1984)

    British actress, with a large breast and who was often a good-time girl.

  • Moe Howard
    Moe Howard (1975)

    American actor, singer, and screenwriter (b. 1897).

  • Cathryn Damon
    Cathryn Damon (1987)

    American actress mary campbell - soap, who was born in 1930, dies at 56.

  • Anita Stewart
    Anita Stewart (1961)

    American actress and producer (d. 1961).

  • Jozeph Tito (1980)

    Yugoslav revolutionary and statesman, serving as the leader of Yugoslavia from 1945 until his death.

  • Eddith Nesbit (1924)

    Known for her children's literature, including 'The Railway Children'.

  • Carless Brooks (1994)

    Renowned poet known for his lyrical works.

  • Josip Broz Tito (1980)

    Former President of Yugoslavia.

  • Kano Jigoro (1938)

    Founder of the martial art of judo and the first president of the Kodokan Judo Institute.

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May 4th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On May 4th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Taurus according to the Western Zodiac.

Taurus zodiac sign

May 4th: what is special about the Taurus sign?

The Taurus sign encompasses people born between April 20th and May 20th.

You can discover Taurus's personality traits and attitude and Taurus's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Taurus born in May discover why May born are so special.


May 4th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on May 4th in history:

  • May 4, 1912: Italian mariners occupy Turkish Island of Rhodes.
  • May 4, 1916: At request of US, Germany curtails its submarine warfare.
  • May 4, 1925: League of Nations conference on arms control and poison gas usage.
  • May 4, 1932: Al Capone, convict of income tax evasion, enters Atlanta Penitentiary
  • May 4, 1953: Pulitzer prize awarded to E Hemingway
  • May 4, 1956: Queen Juliana unveils National Monument to Dams in Amsterdam
  • May 4, 1972: Vietcong forms revolutionary government in Quang Tri, South Vietnam.
  • May 4, 1973: Phillies beat Braves 5-4 in 20 innings
  • May 4, 1996: ABC Bud Light Masters Bowling Tournament won by Ernie Schlegel.
  • May 4, 2001: The Milwaukee Art Museum's addition is the first Santiago Calatrava-designed structure to open in the United States.
  • May 4, 2007: Greensburg, Kansas: Tornado hits, killing at most 12 people and destroying around 90 percent of the town.
  • May 4, 2019: At least nine people are killed in an attack on the forces loyal to Field Marshal Khalifa Haitar in Sabha (Libya), by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. ISIL claims responsibility.

What day of the year is May 4th?

May 4th marks the 124th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 125th in case of leap years).

There are 241 days remaining until the end of the year.

May 4th is the 4th day of the month of May.

What day of the week is May 4th, 2024?

On May 4th, 2024 the day of the week is Saturday.

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