On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1886

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Archer, English jockey (record 13 x GB Champion flat racing jockey 1874–86; 21 x British Classic Race wins; 5 x French Classic Race wins), commits suicide at 29
1886 Highlights

About November 8, 1886

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio