On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1908

Historical Events

  • French brothers Amadee and Jean Bouyssonie discover the fossil remains of a nearly complete 60,000 year-old Neanderthal man 'Old man of La Chappelle' at La Chappelle-aux-Saints, France
1908 Highlights

About August 3, 1908

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo