What Happened on May 8, 1821

Historical Events

  • Greek War of Independence: Greeks defeat the Turks in Gravia

Famous Birthdays

  • William Henry Vanderbilt, American businessman, member of the Vanderbilt family, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey (d. 1885)
Born in 1821
1821 Highlights

About May 8, 1821

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 202 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus