On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 2008

Famous Weddings

  • "7th Heaven" actress Beverley Mitchell (27) weds Michael Cameron (27) at the Church of Santa Maria a Gradillo in Ravello, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • House Peters Jr., American actor (King of the Rocket Man), dies at 92
  • Nick Reynolds, American folk singer, tenor guitarist, and bongo player (The Kingston Trio, 1957-67 - "Tom Dooley"; "M.T.A."), dies from respiratory disease at 75
2008 Highlights

About October 1, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra