On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Hovhaness, Armenian-American composer (Lousadzak, Ukiyo), born in Somerville, Massachusetts (d. 2000)
  • Elsie Giorgi, American-Italian physician and humanitarian, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1998)
1911 Highlights

About March 8, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces