What Happened on February 8, 1883

Historical Events

  • Louis Waterman begins experiment to invent the fountain pen

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Schumpeter, Austria-American economist and minister of finance, born in Triesch, Habsburg Moravia (d. 1950)
1883 Highlights

About February 8, 1883

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius