On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • William Gaxton, American actor (Destry, Convoy), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1963)

Famous Deaths

  • Cadmus M. Wilcox, American Major General (Confederate Army - American Civil War), dies at 66
1890 Highlights

About December 2, 1890

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 131 years
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius