What Happened on April 8, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Soen Nakagawa & Nyogen Senzaki (Zen teachers) meet in SF

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Leshner, Canadian lawyer and gay rights advocate

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Robert A. Litchfield, American bank robber (FBI most wanted in the 1980s)

Famous Deaths

  • Josef B Kjellgren, Swedish writer (Guldkedjan), dies at 40