On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1911

Historical Events

  • US helps overthrow President Miguel Devila of Honduras

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Aitken [nee Hopkins], co-found (Diamond Sangha), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Elizabeth Bishop, American poet (North & South)/Pulitzer Prize (1956)
  • Henri Knap, Dutch resistance fighter/journalist/writer
1911 Highlights

About February 8, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius