Here are a few things that happened on this day in history.
What will happen on September 2 in the year…….2015 or 2020 or 2100?
|1666||The Great Fire of London broke out. It destroyed nearly 400 acres, including some 13,000 houses and the old St. Paul’s Cathedral.|
|1789||The U.S. Treasury Department was established.|
|1864||Union Gen. William T. Sherman’s forces occupied Atlanta during the Civil War.|
|1901||Vice President Theodore Roosevelt offered the advice, “Speak softly and carry a big stick,” in a speech at the Minnesota State Fair.|