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October 8, 1927 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in History

  • César Milstein, Argentine biochemist (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1984), born in Bahía Blanca, Argentina (d. 2002)
  • Jim Elliot, American Christian missionary, born in Portland, Oregon (d. 1956)

Deaths in History

  • Mary Webb, English writer (Gone to Earth), dies at 46
1927 in History