On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Otto Koch, German SS-officer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1945)
  • Max Weber, Swiss Federal Councilor, born in Zürich, Switzerland (d. 1974)
1897 Highlights

About August 2, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo