On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 2002

Historical Events

  • 52nd NHL All-Star Game, Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA: World beats North America, 8-5; MVP: Éric Dazé, Chicago Blackhawks, RW

Famous Weddings


Crown Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands (34) weds Argentinean born Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti (30) at the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam, Netherlands

King of the Netherlands Willem-Alexander
King of the Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Brown, American writer (b. 1937)
  • Paul Baloff, American singer (Exodus) (b. 1960)
2002 Highlights

About February 2, 2002

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius