What Happened on July 8, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Major league umpire Steve Palermo & former NFL defensive lineman Terence Mann were shot trying to help 2 waitresses from being robbed
  • Pitts Pirate Pres Carl Barger becomes 1st President of Fla Marlins

Famous Weddings

  • "Sanford and Son" actor-comedian Redd Foxx (68) weds Ka Ho Cho at The Little Church of the West in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • James Franciscus, actor (Mr Novak), dies at of emphysema 57
  • Lotte Palfi Andor, actress (Lovesick, All the Jazz), dies