On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Aino Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales), born in Kiiskilä, Viipuri Province, Grand Duchy of Finland (d. 1956)
  • Princess Ingeborg of Sweden, wife of Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland, born in Charlottenlund Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1958)
1878 Highlights

About August 2, 1878

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo