On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1866

Historical Events

  • J Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Ricketts, British artist and illustrator, born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1931)
1866 Highlights

About October 2, 1866

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra