Famous People Born on October 8, 1917

About Oct 8, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 100 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Libra

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Conn, American boxer, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1993)
  • Danny Murtaugh, American baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Chester, Pennsylvania (d. 1976)
  • Hans Poser, German composer, born in Tannenbergsthal (d. 1970)
  • Walter Lord, American author (A Night to Remember), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2002)