On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1908

Historical Events

  • Tour de France: French road cyclist Lucien Petit-Breton successfully defends his title beating Fran├žois Faber of Luxembourg
1908 Highlights

About August 9, 1908

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo