What Happened on July 8, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Negron, rock vocalist (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Janice Pennington, Kansas, playmate (May 1971)/model (Price is Right)
  • Phil Gramm, (Sen-R Texas, 1985- )

Famous Weddings

  • British born actor "His Girl Friday" Cary Grant (38) weds American heiress and socialite Barbara Hutton (29)

Famous Deaths

  • Catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83