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August 2, 1867 in History

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Birthdays in History

  • Ernest Dowson, British poet (Decorations in Verse and Prose), born in Lee, London
  • Frank Alvord Perret, American volcanologist renowned for his research at Vesuvius, Etna, Stromboli and Kilauea, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1943)
1867 in History