On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Intl Table Tennis Federation bans Egypt (for refusing to play Israel)

Famous Birthdays

  • Philippe Henri Edmonds, cricketer (in Zambia England slow left-arm)

Famous Deaths

  • Honeymoon Killers, dies in electric chair
  • John Winter Thompson, composer, dies at 83