On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1908

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

H. H. Asquith succeeds Henry Campbell-Bannerman as British Prime Minister

British Prime Minister H. H. Asquith
British Prime Minister
H. H. Asquith
British Prime Minister Henry Campbell-Bannerman
British Prime Minister
Henry Campbell-Bannerman

Famous Birthdays

  • Neil Lawson, British high court judge
1908 Highlights

About April 8, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries