On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1880

Historical Events

Election of Interest

James A. Garfield (R) elected 20th US President

Famous Birthdays

  • John Foulds, British cellist, musicologist, and composer (World Requiem; Three Mantras), born in Hulme, Manchester, England (d. 1939)
1880 Highlights

About November 2, 1880

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 141 years and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio