On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Abeyta, American musician
  • Akitoshi Saito, wrestler (NJPW)
  • Angus Fraser, cricketer (England right-arm pace bowler 1989- )
  • Kate Langbroek, Australian media personality

Famous Deaths

  • Olga Fastrov√°, Czech writer and editor (National Policy), dies at 89

Person of interestShirley Jackson

Shirley Jackson, American author (Road Through the Wall), dies at 45