On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1814

Famous Birthdays

  • Mikhail Bakunin, Russian revolutionary anarchist, born in Pryamukhino, Tver Governorate of the Russian Empire (d. 1876)
  • Thomas Green, American soldier & lawyer (Confederate Army), born in Buckingham County, Virginia (d. 1864)
1814 Highlights

About May 8, 1814

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus