On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

CameraFamous Photo

Edwin Hubble photo shows as many galaxies as Milky Way has stars

Astronomer Edwin Hubble
Edwin Hubble

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Wolff, composer
  • Marv Breeding, American baseball player (d.2006)
  • Ron Taylor, Australian cinematographer (Those Amazing Animals), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 2012)