What Happened on September 8, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Willy de Supervise swims runs world record 200 m freestyle (2:25.2)

Famous Birthdays

  • James Clay, saxophonist

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Austin Weiss, murderer of Sen Huey Long, shot down

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Edward L. Doheny, American oil tycoon, dies of natural causes at 79

Oil Tycoon Edward L. Doheny
Oil Tycoon
Edward L. Doheny
  • Huey P Long, (Sen-La) assassinated at Baton Rouge Capitol building