On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1875

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestWalter Chrysler

Walter Chrysler, American automotive pioneer (Chrysler Corporation) and thoroughbred breeder, born in Wamego, Kansas (d. 1940)

Founder of Chrysler Walter Chrysler
Founder of Chrysler
Walter Chrysler
  • William Donne, English cricket batsman, (Olympic gold 1900) and administrator (President England Rugby Football Union), born in Wincanton, England (d. 1934)
1875 Highlights

About April 2, 1875

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries