Historical Events on August 8th, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Great Train Robbery in England, £2.6 million ($7.3 million)
  • Kingsmen release "Louie, Louie", radio stations label it obscene
  • LA Dodgers F Howard & B Skowron are 3rd to hit consecutive pinch HRs
  • Verne Gagne beats Fritz Von Erich in Amarillo, to become NWA champ