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 This day in History - August 8
409 Historic Events for August 8
1991

James B Irwin, Col USAF/astronaut (Apollo 15), dies at 61

Death
1991

Billy Preston charged with exhibiting porno to a minor

Event
1991

Carlos Santana pleads no contest to marijuana possession charge

Event
1991

Gary Oldman, actor (State of Grace), arrested for drunk driving

Event
1991

Shite Moslems release British hostage John McCarthy

Event
1991

With two months left, White Sox set new home attendance (2,150,951)

Event
1992

Abul Qassim Khoei, Iraqi great-ayatollah/leader of Sjiieten, dies

Death
1992

Alison L Gertz, US aids-activist/Esquire women of year, dies of aids

Death
1992

Arthur Lang, US boxer/businessman, dies at 115

Death
1992

Eitan Berglas, Israeli banker/advisor, dies

Death
1992

Thomas J McIntyre, US, senator/writer (Fear Brokers), dies

Death
1992

Lou Krugman, actor (I Want to Live), dies of cancer at 78

Death
1992

Lou Whitaker hits his 200th career HR

Event
1992

Actress Barbara Hershey weds artist Stephen Douglas

Event
1993

Roy London, US actor/director (Tiger Warsaw), dies of lymphoma at 50

Death
1993

Lou van Raised, impresario, dies at 77

Death
1993

Harry Bellaver, actor (Blue Collar, Old Man and the Sea), dies at 88

Death
1993

Tropical storm Bret ravages Venezuela, about 100 killed

Event
1993

Dana Lofland wins McCall's LPGA Golf Classic Dormann at Stratton Mt

Event
1993

Calif state senator Tom Hayden (54) weds actress Barbara Williams (40)

Event
1994

Robin Cavendish, disabled Campaigner, dies at 64

Death
1994

Henriette Santer, clinical psychologist, dies at 62

Death
1994

Leonid Leonov, Russian playwright (Russky Lesson), dies at 95

Death
1994

Leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/Playwright, dies at 94

Death
1995

David Begelman, film producer, dies at 73

Death