What Happened on February 8, 1911

Historical Events

  • US helps overthrow President Miguel Devila of Honduras

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Hopkins Aitken, American Zen Buddhist and co-founder of Diamond Sangha, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1994)
  • Elizabeth Bishop, American poet (North & South, Pulitzer Prize 1956), born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1979)
  • Henri Knap, Dutch journalist and writer (d. 1986)
Born in 1911
1911 Highlights

About February 8, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius