What Happened on August 2, 1867

Day of the Week: Friday

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)