4 July is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years). There are 180 days remaining until the end of the year.
- The United States of America celebrates Independence Day on 4 July.
- 2014: 2014 Quidditch World Cup - USA VERSUS BRAZIL Day 1 Semi-final: USA led 120 to 100.
Behind the scenes
- 1981: Paul Davies, a British actor who played a Death Eater in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, and in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, is born.
- 2012: Eric Sykes, who played Frank Bryce in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, passed away after a short illness.