On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1893

Historical Events

  • 1st movie close-up (of a sneeze), Edison studio, West Orange, New Jersey

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelius Lanczos, Hungarian mathematician, born in Székesfehérvár, Hungary (d. 1974)
1893 Highlights

About February 2, 1893

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius