On This Day 8 September

Important Days

World Physical Therapy Day

International Literacy Day (International)

Important Events

1755 – French and Indian War: Battle of Lake George.
1756 – French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1846 – Paul Chater, Indian-Hong Kong businessman and politician (d. 1926)

1926 – Bhupen Hazarika, Indian singer-songwriter, poet, and director (d. 2011)

1927 – Robert L. Rock, American soldier and politician, 42nd Lieutenant Governor of Indiana (d. 2013)

1933 – Asha Bhosle, Indian singer

Death/ Death Anniversary

1981 – Nisargadatta Maharaj, Indian guru, philosopher, and educator (b. 1897)