What Happened on August 2, 1882

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)
Born in 1882

Famous Weddings

Booker T. Washington

US educational pioneer Booker T. Washington (26) weds Fanny Smith

1882 Highlights

About August 2, 1882

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 140 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo