On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Carman Moore, American composer, born in Lorain, Ohio
  • Rona Barrett, American gossip columnist (Tomorrow Show), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Red Ames, American baseball player (NY Giants), dies at 54
  • William Henry Stark, American business leader (b. 1851)