On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Guerrilla leader Che Guevara and his men are captured in Bolivia.

Argentine Revolutionary Che Guevara
Argentine Revolutionary
Che Guevara

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivonne Reyes, Venezuelan actress, born in Valencia, Venezuela

Famous Deaths

Person of interestClement Attlee

Clement Attlee, British politician, Prime Minister of Great Britain (1945-51), dies at 84

British Prime Minister Clement Attlee
British Prime Minister
Clement Attlee
  • Vernon Watkins, Welsh poet (Ballad of Mari Lwyd), dies at 61