What Happened on July 2, 1912

Historical Events

  • Horn & Hardart opens its 1st NYC "automat" (self-service restaurant)

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Richardson, England cricket fast bowler (14 Tests, 88 wickets, BB 8/94; Surrey CCC), dies of a heart attack at 41
1912 Highlights

About July 2, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer