Today in History for 8th July 1999
Day of Week: Thursday
Events 1 - 2 of 2
- "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" the 3rd book of the series by J. K. Rowling is published by Bloomsbury in the UK
- Allen Lee Davis is executed by electrocution by the state of Florida, the last use of the electric chair for capital punishment in Florida.
Deaths 1 - 1 of 1
- Pete Conrad, American astronaut (b. 1930)