What Happened on August 8, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dana Lofland wins McCall's LPGA Golf Classic Dormann at Stratton Mt
  • Tropical storm Bret ravages Venezuela, about 100 killed

Famous Weddings

  • California state senator Tom Hayden (54) weds actress Barbara Williams (40)

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Bellaver, actor (Blue Collar, The Old Man & the Sea), dies at 88
  • Lou van Raised, impresario, dies at 77
  • Roy London, US actor/director (Tiger Warsaw), dies of lymphoma at 50