On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1897

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Person of interestDorothy Day

Dorothy Day, American journalist, social activist and devout Catholic convert, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1980)

Journalist, Socialist and Catholic Convert Dorothy Day
Journalist, Socialist and Catholic Convert
Dorothy Day

1897 Highlights

About November 8, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio