On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1866

Famous Birthdays

  • Hylton Philipson, English cricket wicketkeeper (5 Tests, 11 dismissals), born in Tynemouth, Northumberland, England (d. 1935)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Schirmer, German landscape artist, dies at 64
1866 Highlights

About June 8, 1866

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 154 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini