On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1908

Historical Events

  • Wilhelmina '08 soccer team forms in Weert, Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Grigor Eghiazaryan, composer
  • Leslie Kenneth O'Brien, Lord O'Brien of Lothbury, missionary
  • Myron McCormick, American actor (Hustler, Jolson Sings Again), born in Albany, Indiana (d. 1962)
1908 Highlights

About February 8, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius