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

  • Tyrone Power Sr., British actor (Big Trial, Test of Donald Norton, Alexanders Ragtime Band), born in London, England (d. 1931)
1869 Highlights

About May 2, 1869

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus