On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Boult, Chester England, conductor/composer (BBC Sym Orchestra)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Jupp, cricketer (scored 63 on Test debut for Engl in 1877), dies
1889 Highlights

About April 8, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries