On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1943

Historical Events

  • Red Army recaptures Kursk

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Oliver, baseball player
  • Creed Bratton [William Schneider], American rock guitarist (Grass Roots - "Sooner or Later"), and actor (The Office -"Creed Bratton"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jose de Almeida Prado, composer
  • Pirzada Qasim, Pakistani poet and VC of Karachi University
1943 Highlights

About February 8, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius