On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1808

Famous Birthdays

  • William Thomas Ward, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Amelia County, Virginia (d. 1878)
1808 Highlights

About August 9, 1808

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo