On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Deaths

  • AndraĆ© Crouch, American gospel singer (The Color Purple, The Lion King), dies at 72
  • Curtis Lee, American singer (Pretty Little Angel Eyes), dies at 75
  • Richard Meade, British equestrian (3 Olympic Golds 1968, 1970), dies at 76
  • Virginia "Patsy" Garrett, American singer and actress (Nanny & the Professor, Fred Waring's Pleasure Time), dies at 93