May 8, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Irwin Cotler, Canadian politician
  • James Blyth, CEO (Boots)

Person of interestPeter Benchley

Peter Benchley, American novelist (Jaws, The Deep), born in NYC, New York (d. 2006)

Jaws Novelist Peter Benchley
Jaws Novelist
Peter Benchley