On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Cold Harbour, Day 2

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Webster, British actor (Old Curiosity Shop), born in London, England (d. 1947)

Famous Deaths

  • George Pierce Doles, US businessman/Confed brigadier general, dies at 34
1864 Highlights

About June 2, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini