On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1904

Historical Events

  • 1st Vanderbilt Cup auto race (Hicksville, Long Island, NY)

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Ratzenhofer, Austrian sociologist and general, dies at 62
1904 Highlights

About October 8, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 115 years and 10 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra