On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1895

Historical Events

  • 1st cartoon comic strip is printed in a newspaper

Famous Birthdays

  • Fritz Eberhard, West German lawyer and resistor (Law), born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1982)
  • Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian, born in Mechelen, Belgium (d. 1986)
1895 Highlights

About October 2, 1895

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra