On This Day

December 8, 1903 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in History

  • Adele Simpson, American fashion designer (Neiman-Marcus Award-1946), born in NYC, New York (d. 1995)
  • Irene Eisinger, German-British singer, born in Cosel, German Empire (d. 1994)
  • Kitty Muggeridge, British author and translator, born in Chateau d'Oex, Switzerland (d. 1994)

Deaths in History


Person of interestHerbert Spencer

Herbert Spencer, British philosopher (Social Statics), dies at 83

Philosopher and Intellectual Herbert Spencer
Philosopher and Intellectual
Herbert Spencer