On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 2011

Famous Deaths

  • Baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-American immunologist (Nobel 1980 - discovery of genes that regulate immune responses and of the role that some of these genes play in autoimmune diseases), dies at 90
  • Clarence E. Miller, American politician (Rep-R-OH, 1967-93), dies at 93
  • DeLois Barrett Campbell, American gospel singer (b. 1926)
2011 Highlights

About August 2, 2011

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo