On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 2005

Famous Divorces

  • Prince Joachim of Denmark (35) divorces Countess of Frederiksborg Alexandra (40) after 9 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Miksis, American baseball player, dies at 78
  • Herbie Lovelle, America drummer, studio musician (Hot Lips Page) and actor (Law & Order), dies at 85
  • Onna White, Canadian choreographer (b. 1924)
2005 Highlights

About April 8, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries