On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1909

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs beat NY Giants 4-2 in a playoff to win NL pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Hewitt, American professional football player (Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles), born in Bay City, Michigan (d. 1947)
1909 Highlights

About October 8, 1909

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra