On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1901

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid rob train of $40,000 at Wagner, Montana


Famous Birthdays

  • Rex Alston, English sports broadcaster and author (BBC radio), born in Faringdon, Berkshire (d. 1994)
1901 Highlights

About July 2, 1901

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer