On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1887

Historical Events

  • Amsterdam's Oscar Carrés Circus Theater opens
  • French president Jules Grévy resigns
  • International Baseball League disbands; teams in Syracuse, Toronto, Hamilton, and Buffalo form the International Association; those in Newark, Jersey City, Wilkes-Barre, and Scranton become the Central League
1887 Highlights

About December 2, 1887

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius