What Happened on October 2, 1872

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Morgan State University founded

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Phileas Fogg sets out on his journey as depicted in Jules Verne's "Around the World in Eighty Days"

Novelist Jules Verne
Novelist
Jules Verne

Famous Deaths

  • Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies