On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1871

Famous Birthdays

  • Marshall Newell, American College Football Hall of Fame tackle (Harvard; All-American 1890-93) and coach (Cornell, Tufts), born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1897)
1871 Highlights

About April 2, 1871

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries