What day of the week is this date?

Friday May 4, 2018

May 4: Day of the Week

May 4, 2018 was the 124th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 241 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Here’s the May calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

May 2018
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Taurus Sun Sign Hmmm... do you believe that self understanding is the key to happiness? Don’t just wish upon the stars. The time you were born has a great impact on who you are. Get your Taurus horoscope and get a boost from the stars. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link)

May 4 Historical Event(s)

  • 1415
    Religious reformers John Wycliffe and Jan Hus are condemned as heretics at the Council of Constance.
  • 1471
    Wars of the Roses: The Battle of Tewkesbury: Edward IV defeats a Lancastrian Army and kills Edward, Prince of Wales.
  • 1626
    Dutch explorer Peter Minuit arrives in New Netherland (present day Manhattan Island) aboard the See Meeuw.
  • 1776
    Rhode Island becomes the first American colony to renounce allegiance to King George III.
  • 1869
    The Naval Battle of Hakodate Bay is fought in Japan.
  • 1910
    The Royal Canadian Navy is created.
  • 1912
    Italy occupies the Greek island of Rhodes.
  • 1953
    Ernest Hemingway wins the Pulitzer Prize for The Old Man and the Sea.
  • 1998
    A federal judge in Sacramento, California, gives “Unabomber” Theodore Kaczynski four life sentences plus 30 years after Kaczynski accepts a plea agreement sparing him from the death penalty.
  • 2007
    Greensburg, Kansas is almost completely destroyed by a 1.7 mi wide EF-5 tornado.

Who were born on May 4?

  • 1752
    John Brooks, 11th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1825)
  • 1772
    Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus, German publisher (d. 1823)
  • 1923
    Stanley Biber, American physician, pioneer of transgender surgery (d. 2006)
  • 1949
    John Force, American race car driver
  • 1954
    Pia Zadora, American actress
  • 1956
    Ken Oberkfell, American baseball player
  • 1969
    Micah Aivazoff, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1970
    Sergio Basañez, Mexican actor
  • 1974
    Tony McCoy, Northern Irish National Hunt jockey
  • 1978
    Daisuke Ono, Japanese seiyu

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.