What Happened on October 2, 1871

Historical Events

Brigham Young Arrested

US Mormon leader Brigham Young arrested for bigamy

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)
Born in 1871
1871 Highlights

About October 2, 1871

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra