On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Eckstine, American jazz singer ("Tenderly"; "A Fool In Love"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1993)
  • Jyoti Basu, Indian politician
1914 Highlights

About July 8, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer