On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1918

Historical Events

  • "Stars & Stripes,", weekly US armed forces newspaper, 1st published

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Blassie, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
  • Lord Maxd Rayne, English broker/multi-millionaire
1918 Highlights

About February 8, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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