On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Earl of Ruston" closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC after 5 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Brooks, NFL cornerback (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Chris Wolf, actor/musician (Guys Next Door)
  • Reggie Jones, American football wide receiver (KC Chiefs), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Stephen Ingram, NFL tackle/guard (Tampa Bay Bucs)