- 1902 1st performance of Jean Sibelius' 2nd Symphony, his most popular, by the Helsinki Philharmonic Society
- 1936 The first stock car race is held in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Baroness Raymonde de Laroche of Paris becomes the 1st ever licensed female pilot
On March 8, 1910
Aboriginal DNA study by University of Adelaide shows Aboriginal population dates back 50,000 years from one migration
On March 8, 2017