On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1887

Historical Events

  • In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Hanfst√§ngl, German pianist and politician (d. 1975)
1887 Highlights

About February 2, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius