What Happened on June 8, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Annie Haslam, English singer-songwriter (Renaissance) and painter, born in Bolton
  • Eric F. Wieschaus, American biologist, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • Joan La Barbara, composer
  • Julie Driscoll, rocker/actress (33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee)
  • Mick Box, rock guitarist (Uriah Heep)

Famous Deaths

  • Tom O'Brien, actor (Flying Fool), dies at 56