On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Leo Shuken, American film music composer and arranger (Stagecoach; The Fabulous Dorseys; The Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1976)
  • Richard Llewellyn, Welsh novelist (How Green Was My Valley), born in Hendon, Middlesex, England (d. 1983)
1906 Highlights

About December 8, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius