On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1849

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Giuseppe Garibaldi begins hunger strike in Rome

Unifier of Italy Giuseppe Garibaldi
Unifier of Italy
Giuseppe Garibaldi

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Bavaria, born in Brno, Austrian Empire (d. 1919)
1849 Highlights

About July 2, 1849

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer