What Happened on March 8, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Elmer Keith, American firearms enthusiast and author (Guns & Ammo), born in Missouri (d. 1984)
  • Eric Linklater, British novelist and poet (Blue Swallows), born in Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales (d. 1974)
1899 Highlights

About March 8, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces