What Happened on February 8, 1877

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Homans, American tennis player (US Nat C'ship 1906), born in Englewood, New Jersey (d. 1949)
Born in 1877

Famous Deaths

Charles WilkesCharles Wilkes (1798-1877)

American Antarctic explorer and naval officer (Union Navy), dies at 78

1877 Highlights

About February 8, 1877

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius