On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1935

Historical Events

  • 3rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-1 at Municipal Stadium, Cleve

Famous Birthdays

  • John David Crow, American College Football Hall of Fame back and tight end (Heisman Trophy 1957, Texas A & M; Pro Bowl 1959, 60, 62, 65; St. Louis Cardinals), born in Marion, Louisiana (d. 2015)
  • Steve Lawrence [Sidney Leibowitz], American singer ("Go Away Little Girl"), and actor (The Lonely Guy), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Vitali Ivanovich Sevastiyanov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 9, 18B)
1935 Highlights

About July 8, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer