On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1842

Historical Events

  • 4th Grand National: Tom Olliver aboard 7/1 Gaylad wins by 4 lengths from Seventy Four

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Jacobsen, Danish brewer (d. 1914)
1842 Highlights

About March 2, 1842

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces