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What Happened on August 8, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, writer (Yearling), born in Washington, D.C.
1896 Highlights

About August 8, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo