On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • David Wynne, Welsh composer (Owain ab Urien), born in Penderyn (d. 1983)

Famous Deaths

  • Samori Ture, Muslim leader of the Wassoulou Empire (1878-98), dies in captivity at 69 or 70
1900 Highlights

About June 2, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini