On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1802

Historical Events

  • 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist

Famous Deaths

  • Welbore Ellis, 1st Baron Mendip, British statesman (b. 1713)
1802 Highlights

About February 2, 1802

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 219 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius