April 8, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Soen Nakagawa & Nyogen Senzaki (Zen teachers) meet in San Francisco

Birthdays in History

  • Michael Leshner, Canadian lawyer and gay rights advocate

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Robert A. Litchfield, American bank robber who was on the FBI most wanted list in the 1980s


Deaths in History

  • Josef Kjellgren, Swedish writer (Guldkedjan), dies at 40