On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1829

Historical Events

  • After anchoring nearby, Captain Charles Fremantle of HMS Challenger, declares the Swan River Colony in Australia
1829 Highlights

About May 2, 1829

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 192 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus