What Happened on June 8, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dodgers option Tommy Lasorda to make room on roster for Sandy Koufax

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Ginn, American guitarist (Black Flag)
  • Griffin Dunne, actor (American Werewolf in London, Who's That Girl)
  • James Jonathan Sylvers, rocker

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Tim Berners-Lee, English inventor of the World Wide Web, born in London

Computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee
Computer scientist
Tim Berners-Lee