On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Maci Wainwright, American singer, born in Edmond, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • Terry-Thomas [Thomas Terry Hoar-Stevens], English comedian and actor (I'm All Right Jack, Private's Progress), dies after a long battle with Parkinson's disease at 78
  • Terry-Thomas [Thomas Terry Stevens], British actor (It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World), dies of Parkinson's disease at 78