On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • George Hoyt, American Basketball Hall of Fame referee (author "The Theory and Practice of Basketball Officiating"), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1962)
1883 Highlights

About August 9, 1883

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo