On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1904

Historical Events

  • Professor Schron finds microbe that causes photosynthesis

Famous Birthdays

Johnny Weissmuller

(Johann) Johnny Weissmuller, Romanian-American actor (Tarzan) and swimmer (5 Olympic gold 1924, 28), born in Freidorf, Austria-Hungary (now Romania) (d. 1984)

1904 Highlights

About June 2, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 118 years and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini