On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1802

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian van der Hoop Jr, Dutch poet/critic

Famous Deaths

  • Pemulwuy [Bembilwuyam] Indigenous Australian (Bidjigal) who resisted colonization, shot to death, his head later sent to Joseph Banks (b. c. 1750) [1]
1802 Highlights

About June 2, 1802

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 219 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini