On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1784

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAnn Lee

Ann Lee, American Founder of the Shakers, dies at 48

Founder of the Shakers Ann Lee
Founder of the Shakers
Ann Lee

1784 Highlights

About September 8, 1784

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo