On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Philadelphia A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • James Olsen, American actor (Andromeda Strain, Spell), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Toru Takemitsu, Japanese composer (Ki No Kyoko), born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1996)