On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 2015

Historical Events

  • 62 people are killed after the Kim Nirvana ferry capsizes off the coast of the Philippines
  • BP agrees to compensate US government & gulf states $18.7 billion for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Sanders, American football player (Detroit Lions), dies at 68
  • Slavko Avsenik, Slovenian musician and composer, dies at 75
2015 Highlights

About July 2, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer