On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Janssens, Belgian actor (Mira, Malpertuis), born in Borgerhout, Belgium (d. 1986)
  • Nazir Ali, Indian cricket all-rounder (2 Tests; first Indian Test 1932), born in Jalandhar, Punjab, India (d. 1975)

Famous Deaths

  • C. F. E. Horneman, Danish composer, dies at 65
1906 Highlights

About June 8, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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