On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1941

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 9th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 7-5 at Briggs Stadium, Detroit
  • All Jews living in Baltic States are obligated to wear a Jewish Star

Famous Birthdays

  • Dario Gradi, Italian-born football manager

Famous Deaths

  • Moses Schorr, Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (b. 1874)
  • Philippe Gaubert, French musician and composer, dies at 62