What Happened on July 2, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President James Garfield shot by Charles J. Guiteau a disappointed office-seeker; Garfield died 79 days later

20th US President James Garfield
20th US President
James Garfield
Assassin Charles J. Guiteau
Assassin
Charles J. Guiteau

Famous Birthdays

  • Royal H. Weller, American politician (d. 1929)