May 2, 1879: Day of the Week
May 2, 1879 was the 122nd day of the year 1879 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 243 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
A person born on this day will be 144 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $517.19 today.
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Here’s the May 1879 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1879 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
May 2, 1879 Historical Event(s)
- 1879The Spanish Socialist Worker‘s Party is founded in Casa Labra Pub (city of Madrid) by the historical Spanish workers’leader Pablo Iglesias.
Who was born on May 2, 1879?
- 1879James F. Byrnes, American statesman, and Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1972)
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