What Happened on December 8, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Hufsey, actor (Christopher-Fame, Days of our Life)
  • Bird McIntyre, Thai pop singer, musician
  • Wayne Dickert, slalom double canoe (Olympic 11th 1996), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • Tris Speaker, American baseball player, hit more double than Pete Rose, dies at 70