On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Ethel M. Dell, English author (Storm Drift), born in London (d. 1939)

Famous Deaths

  • Marcus Clarke, English born Australian author (For the Term of His Natural Life) dies at 35
1881 Highlights

About August 2, 1881

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 140 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo