On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • George Baxter, French actor (Flying Saucer, Lili, Caged), born in Paris, France (d. 1976)
  • Hans Scherfig, Danish marxist/writer (Idealister, Frydenholm)
  • Helen B M Fennell Joseph, anti-apartheid writer (Side by Side)
  • Ilka Chase, American actress (Masquerade Party, Trials of O'Brien), born in NYC, New York (d. 1978)
  • Pierre Wigny, Belgian minister of Foreign affairs (1958-61) [or 4/18]