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Thursday February 2, 2017

February 2: Day of the Week

February 2, 2017 was the 33rd day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 332 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

February 2 Historical Event(s)

  • 962
    Translatio imperii: Pope John XII crowns Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor, the first Holy Roman Emperor in nearly 40 years.
  • 1032
    Conrad II, Holy Roman Emperor becomes King of Burgundy.
  • 1887
    In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania the first Groundhog Day is observed.
  • 1925
    The Charlevoix-Kamouraska earthquake strikes northeastern North America.
  • 1934
    The Export-Import Bank of the United States is incorporated.
  • 1935
    Leonarde Keeler tests the first polygraph machine.
  • 1965
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Snake in Chinese astrology.
  • 1971
    Idi Amin replaces President Milton Obote as leader of Uganda.
  • 1976
    The Groundhog Day gale hits the north-eastern United States and south-eastern Canada.
  • 2004
    Swiss tennis player Roger Federer becomes the No. 1 ranked men’s singles player, a position he will hold for a record 237 weeks.

Who were born on February 2?

  • 1905
    Ayn Rand, Russian-born American author and philosopher (d. 1982)
  • 1912
    Burton Lane, American composer and lyricist (d. 1997)
  • 1924
    Jack Clemmons, American law enforcement officer (d. 1998)
  • 1940
    David Jason, English actor
  • 1954
    Christie Brinkley, American model
  • 1975
    Ieroklis Stoltidis, Greek footballer
  • 1978
    Barry Ferguson, Scottish football player
  • 1980
    Oleguer Presas, Spanish football player
  • 1984
    Rudi Wulf, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1993
    Ravel Morrison, English footballer

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