On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Fiske Kimball, American architect and art historian, born in Newton, Massachusetts (d. 1955)
  • Paul Cavanagh, British actor (The Woman in Green, Tarzan & his Mate), born in Chislehurst, England (d. 1964)
1888 Highlights

About December 8, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius