On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1909

Historical Events

  • 1st pro baseball game (minor league) played under lights

Famous Birthdays

  • Petar Segedin, Croatian novelist (Holy Devil)

Famous Deaths

  • Gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79
1909 Highlights

About July 8, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer