On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1871

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Cordell Hull, American Secretary of State (1933-44) who established United Nation (Nobel 1945), born in Olympus, Tennessee (d. 1955)
  • Martha Brookes Hutcheson, American landscape architect, born in NYC, New York (d. 1959)
1871 Highlights

About October 2, 1871

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra