What Happened on June 9, 1908

Historical Events

Event of Interest

King Edward VII of Great Britain visits Tsar Nicholas II at Reval, Russia, where the two discuss the growing power of Germany and British plans for reform in Macedonia

Famous Weddings

Joyce Kilmer

Poet Joyce Kilmer (21) weds author Aline Murray (19)

Famous Deaths

  • José Trindade Coelho, Portuguese writer (Os meus amores), commits suicide at 46
1908 Highlights

About June 9, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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