On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1882

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • George Sargent, English golfer (US Open 1909), born in Dorking, Surrey (d. 1962)
  • Johannes Tralow, German writer (Ottoman tetralogy), born in L├╝beck, Germany (d. 1968)
  • Red Ames, American baseball player (NY Giants), born in Warren, Ohio (d. 1936)
  • Rik Wouters, Belgian painter and sculptor (Virgin Doll), born in Mechelen, Belgium (d. 1916)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Education pioneer Booker T. Washington (26) weds Fanny Smith

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington