On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1808

Historical Events

Historic Event

Roman Catholic Diocese of Baltimore promoted to an archdiocese by Pope Pius VII, with the founding of the dioceses of New York, Philadelphia, Boston, and Bardstown (now Louisville)

1808 Highlights

About April 8, 1808

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 214 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries