May 8, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Jim (Catfish) Hunter of Oakland pitches perfect game vs Twins (4-0)
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to William Styron (Confessions of Nat Turner)

Birthdays in History

  • Chris Lighty, music executive and manager (Violator), born in The Bronx New York (d. 2012)
  • Johan Pehrson, Swedish politician