On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1867

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernest Dowson, British poet (Decorations in Verse and Prose), born in Lee, London
  • Frank Alvord Perret, American volcanologist renowned for his research at Vesuvius, Etna, Stromboli and Kilauea, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1943)
1867 Highlights

About August 2, 1867

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo