On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1908

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestHenri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer famous for 'The Decisive Moment', born in Chanteloup-en-Brie, France (d. 2004)

Photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson
Henri Cartier-Bresson

1908 Highlights

About August 22, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo