On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Josue Teofilo Wilkes, composer
  • Patrick J. Hurley, United States Secretary of War (d. 1963)
  • Pavel Filonov, Russian painter (d. 1941)
1883 Highlights

About January 8, 1883

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn