What Happened on August 2, 1865

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"

Author and Mathematician Lewis Carroll
Author and Mathematician
Lewis Carroll
  • Trans Atlantic Cable being laid by SS Great Eastern snaps & is lost

Famous Birthdays

  • Irving Babbitt, American writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
  • John Radecki, Australian stained glass artist (d. 1955)