What Happened on October 8, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" debut on CBS radio

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Samuel Barber's "Capricorn Concerto" premieres

Composer Samuel Barber
Samuel Barber

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce A Morrison, (Rep-D-CT, 1983- )
  • Susan Raye, American singer

Famous Deaths

  • Wendell Lewis Wilkie, Republican politician, dies at 52