What Happened on August 8, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Voce, English cricket fast bowler (27 Tests, 98 wickets, BB 7/70; Nottinghamshire CCC), born in Annesley Woodhouse, England (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • William Miller, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 89
1909 Highlights

About August 8, 1909

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo