On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1869

Historical Events

  • The Folies Trévise (later cabaret hall Folies Bergère) opens as an opera house in Paris, France

Famous Birthdays

  • (Frederick) Tyrone Power Sr., British-American stage and screen actor (The Big Trial; The Test of Donald Norton), born in London, England (d. 1931)
1869 Highlights

About May 2, 1869

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus