On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1905

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Theodore Roosevelt sends identical notes to Japan and Russia urging them to negotiate and end hostilities, offering his personal services

26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Coffey, Irish poet (Avent), born in Dublin (d. 1995)
1905 Highlights

About June 8, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini