On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1787

Historical Events

  • First US prison reform society formed, the Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons led by Dr. Benjamin Rush
1787 Highlights

About May 8, 1787

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 234 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus