May 8, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Irwin Cotler, Canadian politician
  • James Blyth, CEO (Boots)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Peter Benchley, American novelist (Jaws, The Deep), born in NYC, New York (d. 2006)

Jaws Novelist Peter Benchley
Jaws Novelist
Peter Benchley