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 This day in History - February 8
436 Historic Events for February 8
1964

Tom Terriss, English director (His Buddy's Wife, Sumuru), dies at 91

Death
1964

Peter Shaffer's "Royal Hunt of the Sun," premieres in London

Event
1965

Supremes release "Stop In the Name of Love"

Event
1965

Rod Bernstine, NFL running back (Denver Broncos)

Birth
1965

Eastern DC-7B crashes into Atlantic off Jones Beach NJ, kills 84

Event
1965

Carmen Savy, Brisbane QLD, golfer (1990 Brisbane and District)

Birth
1965

Jim Thornton, NFL tight end (Houston Oilers)

Birth
1965

Terry McDaniel, NFL cornerback (Oakland Raiders, LA Raiders)

Birth
1965

Lee Knight, CFL full back (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Birth
1965

Mathilda May, Paris France, actress (Lifeforce)

Birth
1966

Kirk Muller, Kingston, NHL center (Toronto Maple Leafs)

Birth
1966

Gary Coleman, Zion Ill, actor (Arnold-Diff'rent Strokes)

Birth
1967

Longest losing streak in Toronto Maple Leaf history (10 games)

Event
1967

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1967

Peter (Asher) and Gordon (Waller) discontinue their singing partnership

Event
1967

Pirate Radio UKGM (England) closes down

Event
1967

Yvon Corriveau, Ontario, NHL left wing (Wash Caps)

Birth
1968

J Borremans, Belgian politician (Communist), dies at 56

Death
1968

Ron Goetz, CFL linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Birth
1968

Joy Fawcett, Inglewood Calif, soccer defender (Olympics-96)

Birth
1968

Officers kill 3 students demonstrating in SC State (Orangeburg)

Event
1969

Meteorite weighing over 1 ton falls in Chihuahua, M‚xico

Event
1969

Mary McCormack, actress, (Murder One, Private Parts)

Birth
1969

Herb Hohenberger, hockey defenseman (Team Austria 1998)

Birth
1969

Last edition of Saturday Evening Post

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