On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Kurella, German author and functionary of the Socialist Unity Party of Germany in East Germany, born in Brieg, Silesia (d. 1975)
  • Lorenz Hart, American lyricist, born in Harlem, New York (d. 1943)
  • Peggy Bacon, American author and illustrator (Off With Their Heads), born in Ridgefield, Connecticut (d. 1987)