On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Lee J. Cobb [Leo Jacoby], American actor (Virginian, 12 Angry Men, On the Waterfront), born in NYC, New York (d. 1976)
  • Nikos Gatsos, Greek poet and lyricist, born in Asea, Greece (d. 1992)
1911 Highlights

About December 8, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius