On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Conrad Baden, composer
  • William Saroyan, American novelist and playwright (Time of Your Life), born in Fresno, California (d. 1981)
1908 Highlights

About August 31, 1908

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo