On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2002

Historical Events

  • XIX Winter Olympic Games open in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Famous Deaths

  • Joachim Hoffmann, German historian (b. 1930)
  • Ong Teng Cheong, President of Singapore (b. 1936)
2002 Highlights

About February 8, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius