On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

King C. Gillette begins selling safety razor blades

Businessman and Inventor King C. Gillette
Businessman and Inventor
King C. Gillette

Famous Birthdays

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