May 2, 1860 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • D'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form)
  • Theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/founder (Zionist movement)
  • William Maddock Bayliss, British physiologist, co-discoverer of hormones, born in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire (d. 1924)