On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1802

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Napoleon declared "Consul for Life"

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicholas Wiseman, 1st archbishop of Westminster (1860-65), born in Sevilla, Spain (d. 1865)
1802 Highlights

About August 2, 1802

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 218 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo