1789 – The United States Department of the Treasury was founded on the 2nd September 1789.
1792 – The September Massacres of the French Revolution were on the 2nd September 1792, when rampaging mobs slaughtered 3 Roman Catholic Church bishops, more than 200 priests, and prisoners believed to be royalist sympathizers.
1839 – Henry George the American economist was born on the 2nd September 1839 (died 1897).
1947 – Jim Richards the New Zealand race car driver was born on the 2nd September 1947.
1964 – Keanu Reeves the Canadian actor was born on the 2nd September 1964.
1989 ~ Zedd the Russian-German electronic music producer and DJ was born Anton Zaslavski on the 2nd September 1989. Zedd primarily produces electro house music, while drawing influences from progressive house, complextro and dubstep. YouTube video: Clarity (2013) ~ Zedd Union Mix featuring Foxes..
2010 ~ Tomorrow, When the War Began the Australian drama film was released on the 2nd September 2010. YouTube video: Tomorrow, When the War Began Full Length Trailer HQ!..
2OI3 ~ The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) electronic dance song by Norwegian comedy duo Ylvis was released on the 2nd September 2013, and had over 250 million views within 3 months on YouTube. Ylvis official website: www.ylvis.com | Ylvis verified Facebook page: www.facebook.com/Ylvis | Ylvis verified Twitter: www.twitter.com/Ylvis | Ylvis YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/user/TVnorge | YouTube video: Ylvis – The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) [Official music video HD]…
Today in History for September 2nd ~ video presented by the Associated Press…