On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1846

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Waterhouse, American physician co-founder of Harvard Medical School, and smallpox vaccine pioneer, dies at 92
1846 Highlights

About October 2, 1846

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 175 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra