On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1856

Famous Birthdays

  • Tommy Bond, Irish baseball pitcher and right fielder (Triple Crown 1877; Boston Red Caps; first man born in Ireland to play MLB), born in Granard, Ireland (d. 1941)
1856 Highlights

About April 2, 1856

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries