On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Freiherr Konstantin von Neurath, German secretary of State (1932-38)
  • Johan P earl van Limburg Stirum, Dutch diplomat
  • Leopold Fall, Austrian operetta composer (Dollar Princess)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Johnson, American Major General (Confederate Army), dies at 56
1873 Highlights

About February 2, 1873

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius