On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 2002

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Iraq disarmament crisis: UN Security Council under Resolution 1441 unanimously approves a resolution on Iraq, forcing Saddam Hussein to disarm or face "serious consequences"

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein

Famous Deaths

  • Jaun Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher, dies at 70
2002 Highlights

About November 8, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio