What Happened on September 2, 1856

Historical Events

  • Tianjing's struggle Incident in Nanjing, China.

Famous Deaths

  • Yang Xiuqing [Yang Hsiu-ch'ing], Chinese commander-in-chief of Taiping Rebellion, killed for trying to usurp Hong Xiuquan at 34 or 355
1856 Highlights

About September 2, 1856

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 167 years and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo