On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1682

Historical Events

Historic Event

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury flees to Amsterdam following the failure of his plots to prevent a Catholic succession should King Charles II die

1682 Highlights

About December 2, 1682

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 339 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius