What Happened on July 8, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Janice Pennington, Playboy playmate (May 1971) and model (The Price is Right), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 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