What Happened on May 2, 1895

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 (1895-1943)

American lyricist ("I Could Write A Book"; "My Funny Valentine") and half of the Broadway musical team Rodgers and Hart, born in Harlem, New York

  • Peggy Bacon, American author and illustrator (Off With Their Heads), born in Ridgefield, Connecticut (d. 1987)
Born in 1895
1895 Highlights

About May 2, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus