On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1901

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • New South Wales score 918 all out vs South Australia in 560 minutes

Famous Birthdays

  • Edmond Vandercammen, French/Belgian writer (L'amour responsable)

Famous Deaths

  • John Barry, Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, dies during the Second Boer War at 27