Event that took place on April 8?

April 8, 1893 - The first recorded college basketball game occurs in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.

April 8, 1975 - Frank Robinson manages the Cleveland Indians in his first game as major league baseball's first African American manager.

April 8, 1987 - Los Angeles Dodgers executive Al Campanis resigns amid controversy over racially-charged remarks he had made while on Nightline.

April 8, 1992 - Retired tennis great Arthur Ashe announces that he has AIDS, acquired from blood transfusions during one of his two heart surgeries.