Check out below about Today in History India 4 June in Indian history or June 4 special day in India. Looking for information about today special day in India? If yes, check out below. On this Special day today 4 June in Indian history, falls the birthdays and death anniversaries of various well-known people of India. You would also find out about events that happened that make it to the list of today special day in India.
Today’s Historical Events on June 4.
1784, 4th June: Elisabeth Thimble became the very first female to fly on a hot air balloon that was untethered.
1896, 4th June: Henry Ford completed the first gasoline-powered vehicle, Ford Quadricycle, and also gave a test run.
1974, 4th June: Sally Murphy graduated from flight school to become the first female helicopter pilot in the US Army.
1989, 4th June: The Tiananmen Square protects ended violently in Beijing with the People’s Liberation Army killing 241 protesters.
2001, 4th June: The last king of Nepal, Gyanendra, ascended the throne and became the last monarch of the kingdom after the infamous Nepalese Royal massacre.
Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on June 4.
1738: George III, King of Great Britain and King of Ireland.
1904: Bhagat Puran Singh, an Indian writer.
1936: Nutan, an Indian film actress.
1946: S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, an Indian musician and playback singer.
1947: Ashok Saraf, an Indian film and stage actor.
1959: Anil Dhirubhai Ambani, an Indian businessman.
1975: Angelina Jolie, an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian.
1991: Ben Stokes, an English international cricketer.
Death Anniversaries of famous people on June 4.
1947: Acharya Dharmananda Kosambi, a prominent Buddhist scholar and a Pāli language expert.
1962: Charles William Beebe, an American naturalist.
2020: Basu Chatterjee, an Indian film director, and screenwriter.