October 8, 1985 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • "Rembrandt & Hitler or Me" premieres in Amsterdam
  • Little Richard seriously injured in a car accident

Birthdays in History

  • Eiji Wentz, German-Japanese entertainer

Deaths in History

  • Leon Klinghoffer, hijackers of Achille Lauro, threw him off boat
  • Ricardo Bacchelli, playwright/poet (Il malino del Po), dies at 94