What Happened on June 8, 1809

Historical Events

  • William Hyde Wollaston invents the first reflective goniometer

Famous Deaths

Thomas PaineThomas Paine (1737-1809)

English American writer and political essayist (Age of Reason, Common Sense), dies at 72

1809 Highlights

About June 8, 1809

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini