On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1779

Famous Birthdays

  • John Galt, Scottish novelist (Annals of the Parish), born in Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland (d. 1839)
1779 Highlights

About May 2, 1779

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus