On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1905

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

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? 116 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini