On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Watson Dyson, English astronomer, proved Einstein right about light bent by gravity, born in Measham, England (d. 1939)
1868 Highlights

About January 8, 1868

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn