On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Recording

Bing Crosby records "Silent Night"

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Skvortsov, Russian cosmonaut, born in Tambov, Russia
  • Chuck Negron, American singer-songwriter (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Gael Ramsey, Brigadier commander (HQ Aldershot Garrison)