On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 2019

Historical Events

  • Australian women's cricket wicketkeeper Alyssa Healy smashes T20I world record 148 not out off 61 balls against Sri Lanka in Sydney; her century from Australian record 46 balls
  • Two politicians in Peru claim to be the country's leader for a day until Mercedes Aráoz resigns so the constitutional court can rule on the matter

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Bidwill, American NFL team owner (Arizona Cardinals 1962-2019), dies at 88
  • Giya Kancheli, Georgian composer (NightPrayers; Exil), dies at 84
2019 Highlights

About October 2, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 2 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Gandhi Jayanti (India)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra