July 4th (1878) was a Thursday. It's the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 180 days left to the end of the year.
Historical Events for 4th July, 1878
» Thoroughbred horses Ten Broeck and Mollie McCarty run a Ten Broeck - Mollie McCarty match race or match race, recalled in the song Molly and Tenbrooks.
July 4th Holidays in History
» Christian Feast Day:
» Andrew of Crete
» Bertha of Artois
» Blessed Catherine Jarrige
» Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati
» Oda of Canterbury
» Ulrich of Augsburg
» July 4 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
» Independence Day (United States) Independence Day, celebrates the United States Declaration of Independence Declaration of Independence of the United States from Kingdom of Great Britain Great Britain in 1776. (United States and its Dependent territories