On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1913

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Richard Corfields "Camel Corps" opens "Mad Mullah" in Burao Somalia

Famous Birthdays

  • Axel Stordahl, American arranger & orchestra leader (Frank Sinatra Show), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 1963)
  • Daan Wildschut, painter/glazenier/author
  • Robert Stafford, American politician (Sen-R-VT, 1971-88), born in Rutland, Vermont (d. 2006)