On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1829

Historical Events

  • Madman Jonathan Martin sets York Cathedral on fire, does £60,000 damage

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Brehm, German zoologist (d. 1884)
1829 Highlights

About February 2, 1829

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 193 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius