On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1894

Historical Events

  • Death duties 1st introduced in Britain
  • Dutch Society for Women Suffrage gets royal charter

Famous Birthdays

  • Hal Mohr [Harold Leon Mohr], American Cinematographer and husband of Evelyn Venable (Captain Blood), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1974)
1894 Highlights

About August 2, 1894

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo