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What Happened on May 2, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • G. G. van der Hoeven, Dutch editor-in-chief (NRC newspaper), born in Brielle, Netherlands (d. 1955)
1872 Highlights

About May 2, 1872

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus