What Happened on February 8, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Reginald "Snowy" Baker, Australian boxer (Olympic silver middleweight 1908), rugby union halfback (2 caps) and actor (The Sword of Valor), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1953)
Born in 1884

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Henry Guyot, Swiss-American geologist, geographer and meteorologist, dies at 76
1884 Highlights

About February 8, 1884

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius