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 This day in History - November 8
349 Historic Events for November 8
1991

Frances Faye, singer/actress (Pretty Baby), dies after strokes

Death
1991

Paul Coffey sets NHL defensman soring mark with 311th goal

Event
1991

John Kirckpatrick, US musicologist (Charles Ives Archives), dies

Death
1991

Patrick Hamilton, author (Gaslight, Rope, Angel Street), dies at 45

Death
1991

Carol Burnette Show premieres on CBS-TV

Event
1992

Alexander Dubcek, pres of Czechoslovakia (1968-69), dies

Death
1992

Hans ZĀllig, Swiss/German dancer (Green Table), dies

Death
1992

Kees [Cornelis] Broekman, speed skater (Olympic-silver-1952), dies

Death
1992

Keith "Red" Mitchell, US/Swedish jazz bassist, dies

Death
1992

"Solitary Confinement" opens at Nederlander Theater NYC for 25 perfs

Event
1992

Betsy King wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic

Event
1992

300,000 demonstrators against racism in Berlin

Event
1994

Marianne Straub, weaver, dies at 85

Death
1994

Garson Romalis, abortion doctor, killed (no arrests)

Death
1994

Cleve Cavaliers 1st game at Gund Arena, lose to Hous Rockets, 100-98

Event
1994

Haitian govt of Smarck Michel forms

Event
1994

Michael O'Donoghue, comedy writer (SNL), dies at 54

Death
1995

Neil Blaney, politician, dies at 73

Death
1995

Country Dan Dick Montana McLain, singer, dies at 40

Death
1996

Edward Albert Radice, economist, dies at 89

Death
1996

Peter Fowler, physicist, dies at 73

Death
1997

Tampa Bay Devil Rays name their 1st manager Larry Rothschild

Event
1997

Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Countess Diana, Elmhurst, Ajina, Spinning World, Favorite Trick, Chief Bearhart, Skip Away

Event
1998

Japan Golf Classic

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