What Happened on February 8, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Music awardsMusic Awards

51st Grammy Awards: Please Read The Letter, Adele wins

Singer-songwriter Adele
  • 62nd British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Slumdog Millionaire" Best Film, Danny Boyle Best Director
  • NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 30-21

Famous Deaths

  • Marian Cozma, Romanian handball player (b. 1982)