What Happened on March 8, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • International Women's Day is launched in Copenhagen, Denmark, by Clara Zetkin, leader of the Women's Office for the Social Democratic Party in Germany.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Hovhaness, Somerville Mass, composer (Lousadzak, Ukiyo)
  • Elsie Agnes Giorgi, physician/humanitarian