On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1853

Historical Events

  • Austrian law forbids Jews from owning land

Famous Deaths

  • Fran├žois Arago, French astronomer, physicist (chromosome) and politician, dies at 67
1853 Highlights

About October 2, 1853

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 167 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra