February 2: Day of the Week
February 2, 2019 was the 33rd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 332 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is samedi.
Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)
Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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.
What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there magical powers hidden in your given name? Every moniker has an undeniable character and personality. Check out Emmanuel’s personality and get smarter today. (Sponsored links)
February 2 Historical Event(s)
- 506Alaric II, eighth king of the Visigoths promulgates The Breviary of Alaric (Breviarium Alaricianum or Lex Romana Visigothorum) a collection of Roman law.
- 1461Wars of the Roses: The Battle of Mortimer’s Cross is fought in Herefordshire, England.
- 1848California Gold Rush: The first ship with Chinese immigrants arrives in San Francisco, California.
- 1848Mexican-American War: The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo is signed.
- 1876The National League of Professional Baseball Clubs of Major League Baseball is formed.
- 1920France occupies Memel.
- 1925The Charlevoix-Kamouraska earthquake strikes northeastern North America.
- 1935Leonarde Keeler tests the first polygraph machine.
- 1946New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Dog in Chinese astrology.
- 1971Idi Amin replaces President Milton Obote as leader of Uganda.
Who were born on February 2?
- 1888Frederick Lane, Australian swimmer (d. 1969)
- 1900Willie Kamm, American baseball player (d. 1988)
- 1917Đỗ Mười, Vietnamese leader
- 1958Michel Marc Bouchard, Canadian playwright
- 1968Simon Wickham-Smith, British musician
- 1970Nikolaos Michopoulos, Greek footballer
- 1972Dana International, Israeli singer
- 1976James Hickman, British swimmer
- 1976Lori Beth Denberg, American actress
- 1982Brandy Talore, American pornographic actress
Now try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.