This Day in History on 4 September

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 4 September. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

1886 – American Indian Wars: After almost 30 years of fighting, Apache leader Geronimo, with his remaining warriors, surrenders to General Nelson Miles in Arizona.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1825 – Dadabhai Naoroji, Indian academic and politician, President of the Indian National Congress (d. 1917)

1923 – Ram Kishore Shukla, Indian lawyer and politician (d. 2003)

1941 – Sushilkumar Shinde, Indian lawyer and politician, 19th Governor of Andhra Pradesh

1962 – Kiran More, Indian cricketer

1964 – Aadesh Shrivastava, Indian singer-songwriter (d. 2015)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1997 – Dharamvir Bharati, Indian author, poet, and playwright (b. 1926)

2012 – Syed Mustafa Siraj, Indian author (b. 1930)

2012 – Hakam Sufi, Indian singer-songwriter (b. 1952)

2015 – Wilfred de Souza, Indian surgeon and politician, 7th Chief Minister of Goa (b. 1927)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History