On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1842

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Bacon Custer, American author, public speaker and wife of George Armstrong Custer, born in Monroe, Michigan (d. 1933)
1842 Highlights

About April 8, 1842

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries