November 4 in the history of the Birmingham District:
- 2008: Elections were held.
- 2007: Christ the King Anglican Church held its first service.
- 2006: Pastor and civil rights activist Edward Gardner died.
- 2006: Operation "Taking It to the Streets", part II netted 57 felony and misdemeanor arrests.
- 2006: The AmSouth/Regions merger was finalized.
- 2006: The Bass House Museum in Leeds was formally opened to the public.
- 2006: The first annual Moss Rock Festival kicked off in Hoover.
- 2006: The 32nd annual Vulcan Run took place.
- 2003: Incumbent Bernard Kincaid won a runoff in the 2003 Birmingham mayoral election.
- 1995: Nick Saban led Michigan State over Michigan in a 28-25 upset.
- 1992: Center Alan Ogg was waived by the Miami Heat.
- 1960: Former Birmingham Barons owner Gus Jebeles died in Loxley, Baldwin County.
- 1957: The William Elias B. Davis statue was rededicated at its present location at Hillman Hospital.
- 1890: ASHOF inductee Kirk Newell was born.