On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Hervey Allen, American writer and poet (Anthony Adverse), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1949)
1889 Highlights

About December 8, 1889

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius