On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Wyatt, English cricketer (1927-37), born in Surrey (d. 1995)
  • Lev Lunts, Russian writer (Outside the Law, City of Truth), born in Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire (d. 1924)
  • Willi Bredel, German writer, born in Hamburg (d. 1964)
1901 Highlights

About May 2, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus