What Happened on September 8, 1841

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonín Dvořák, Czech composer (New World Symphony), born in Nelahozeves, Czech Republic (d. 1904)

Person of interestCharles J. Guiteau

Charles J. Guiteau, American assassin of US President James A. Garfield, born in Freeport, Illinois (d. 1882)