On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank L. Gillespie, American founder of Supreme Life Insurance Company, born in Osceola, Arkansas (d. 1925)

Famous Deaths

  • Maria Vittoria dal Pozzo, Queen consort of Spain (1870-73), dies at 29
1876 Highlights

About November 8, 1876

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio