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 This day in History - March 8
389 Historic Events for March 8
1931

John McPhee, author (Back to ----)

Birth
1931

Clara Kathleen Rogers, composer, dies at 87

Death
1931

Neil Adcock, cricketer (South African pace bowler, 104 wkts 1953-62)

Birth
1932

Jan de Louter, Dutch lawyer/tutor of Queen Wilhelmina, dies at 84

Death
1933

Johnny Dollar, singer

Birth
1934

Ron Taylor, Sydney Australia, cinematographer (Those Amazing Animals)

Birth
1934

Edwin Hubble photo shows as many galaxies as Milky Way has stars

Event
1934

Christian Wolff, composer

Birth
1936

Gabor Szabo, Hungarian jazz pianist (Perfect Circle)

Birth
1936

Sue Ane Langdon, Paterson NJ, actress (Bachelor Father, Arnie)

Birth
1936

Peter H J "Piet" van Doorne, director BOVA Red Peppers, executed at 52

Death
1937

Juvenal Hayarimana, president of Rwanda (1973-94)

Birth
1937

Raynoma Gordy, [Mayberry], US orchestra leader (Rayber Voices)

Birth
1937

Pamela McEvoy-Johnston, psychotherapist-board member (WIC)

Birth
1937

Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion), dies at 71

Death
1938

Lew DeWitt, Va, country singer (Statler Brothers-Flowers on the Wall)

Birth
1939

Lenore Coffee and William Joyce Cowan's "Family Portrait," premieres

Event
1939

Yannis Vlachopoulos, composer

Birth
1939

Mike Lowry, (Rep-D-WA, 1979- )

Birth
1939

Lydia Skoblikova, USSR, speed skater (Olympics-6 gold-1960, 64)

Birth
1939

Robert Tear, Barry Wales, tenor (Welsh Natl Opera 1970)

Birth
1939

George William Reed, astronomy writer/cartoonist (Dark Sky Legacy)

Birth
1939

Jim Bouton, Newark NJ, pitcher (NY Yankees)/author (Ball Four)

Birth
1940

Theo Laseroms, [The Tank], Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)

Birth
1940

Susan Clark, Sarnia Ontario, actress (Night Moves, Webster)

Birth