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On this day: October 2

Published On: Oct 02 2012 12:23:04 AM CDT   Updated On: Oct 02 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Charles Darwin returns home, Gandhi is born, "Peanuts" is published for the first time, Thurgood Marshall becomes the first black justice on the Supreme Court, and the Beltway sniper attacks begin, all on this day.

OTD October 2 - Nat Turner
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1800: Nat Turner, who would go on to lead a short-lived, violent slave rebellion in Virginia in 1831, is born in Southampton County, Virginia.

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