On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1802

Historical Events

  • Britain sells Suriname to the Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Melancthon Smith Wade, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1868)
1802 Highlights

About December 2, 1802

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 217 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius