On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1935

Historical Events

  • Great Britain amateur boxing team beats United States in the first International Golden Gloves tournament in NYC, New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Dolman, economist/Dutch politician 2nd Chamber
  • Ed Bullins, playwright, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Gilbert Kalish, pianist/professor (SUNY Stony Brook), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Hank O'Day, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher, umpire, manager (umpire 10 World Series), dies of bronchial pneumonia at 75
1935 Highlights

About July 2, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer