On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank [Patrick] Herbert, American sci-fi author (Dune), born in Tacoma, Washington (d. 1986)
  • Maxi Herber, German figure skater pairs (Olympic gold 1936), born in Munich, Germany (d. 2006)
1920 Highlights

About October 8, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra