On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Julieta Campos, Cuban-Mexican writer (d. 2007)
  • Phyllida Law, Scottish actress (Much Ado About Nothing, The Time Machine), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Person of interestSonny Liston

Sonny Liston, American heavyweight boxer, born in Sand Slough, Arkansas (d. 1970)

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Sonny Liston
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Sonny Liston