What Happened on July 2, 1900

Historical Events

Event of Interest

First flight LZ-1, of a dirigible airship designed by Graf Ferdinand von Zeppelin, at Lake Constance near Friedrichshafen, Germany

Music History

Jean Sibelius' "Finlandia" premieres in Helsinki

Famous Birthdays

  • Tyrone Guthrie, British actor, producer, writer and director, born in Tunbridge Wells, England (d. 1971)
Born in 1900

About July 2, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer