On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1897

Historical Events

  • 22nd Preakness: T Thorpe aboard Paul Kauvar wins in 1:51¼
1897 Highlights

About May 8, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus