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Movie events on the 8th October


Franklin Pierce dies. (Concord, New Hampshire) (The Great Moment)


Alvin C. York is credited with single-handedly killing 25 German soldiers and capturing 132 in the Argonne Forest. (France) (Sergeant York)

American troops rush the German trenches, incurring heavy losses due to German machine gun nests. Sgt. Alvin York, being the only noncom left alive, assumes command and turns the German trenches into a turkey shoot. (Corday, France) (Sergeant York)


Chicago White Sox win Game 7 of World Series. (Cincinnati, Ohio) (Eight Men Out)


Lord Peter Wimsey marries Harriet Vane. (Busman's Honeymoon)


Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders POWs of the Japanese are forced to build the Thai Burma Railway. (Thailand) (To End all Wars)


At last was on the radio when bud and the girl are going to the lake. Etta James didn't sing that until 1960 (Pleasantville)


A church roof falls on 34 worshipers during a hymn. (Texas) (Manhunter)

Will and his wife Molly reminisce about how they met. (Captiva, Florida) (Manhunter)


Juan returns the book. (East Great Falls, Michigan) (American Pie Presents: The Book of Love)


-Around 1:30 AM Katie Featherston gets up in her sleep and stands near her bed a couple of hours. She then goes downstairs and screams fot Micah. Micah hurries downstairs and gets killed by his girlfriend, Katie. Katie throws Micah's body at the camera which was filming them the last month. She then leaps at the camera before disapearing forever. (San Diego, CA USA) (Paranormal Activity)


James Reid finds his son Britt sleeping with a woman. The Daily Sentinel headline: "City Under Siege. EXPLOSIONS, SHOOTINGS ROCK CITY NIGHT." The newspaper also covers a story on Britt's partying the previous night. (Los Angeles, California) (The Green Hornet)

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