On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1804

Historical Events

  • Britain mobilizes to protect against French invasion

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French inventor who designed & built 1st automobile, dies at 79
1804 Highlights

About October 2, 1804

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 217 years and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra