On This Day: October 08th
This is 281st day of the year and 84 days remain in the year.
Bruno Hauptmannn was indicted for the murder of Charles Lindbergh's baby.
President Harry Truman announced the U.S. would share the secret of the atomic bomb only with Great Britain and Canada.
Martha Stewart began her prison sentence at Alderson Federal Prison Camp.
A 7.6 magnitude earthquake centered in the Pakistani-controlled part of the Kashmir region killed more than 80,000 and injured 65,000.
October 08 BirthdaysJesse Louis Jackson1941—, U.S. political leader, clergyman, and civil rights activist, born in Greenville, S.C.
Dennis Kucinichpolitical figure
Edward Rickenbackerwar hero and airline executive
Juan Perón,president of Argentina