On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The Japanese military police launches a violent suppression of the religious sect Oomoto, beginning with a crackdown on the sect's operational bases of Ayabe and Kameoka in Kyoto Prefecture and the arrest of its leader Onisaburo Deguchi.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dharmendra, Indian actor
  • Tatiana Zatulovskaya, Israeli chess player