On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1882

Historical Events

  • Pierre de Brazza festival welcomed in Paris

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGiuseppe Garibaldi

Guiseppi Garibaldi, Italian general and nationalist (Risorgimento) who helped unify Italy, dies at 74

Unifier of Italy Giuseppe Garibaldi
Unifier of Italy
Giuseppe Garibaldi

1882 Highlights

About June 2, 1882

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini