What Happened on October 8, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Finsberg, politician, dies at 70
  • Harold Watkins Shaw, musicologist, dies at 85
  • Joseph Roy George Ralston, pilot, dies at 81
  • Susan Gautier TV producer-Smith, dies at 33
  • William Prince, actor (Ken Baxter-Another World), dies at 83