On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Edd Roush, baseball player (d. 1988)
  • Francis Ouimet, American golfer (US Open 1913, US Amateur 1914, 31), born in Brookline, Massachusetts (d. 1967)
  • Teddy Wakelam, English sports broadcaster and rugby union player (d. 1963)
1893 Highlights

About May 8, 1893

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus