On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2006

Historical Events

Music awardsGrammy Awards

48th Grammy Awards: Boulevard Of Broken Dreams, John Legend wins

Singer-Songwriter John Legend
John Legend

Famous Deaths

  • Akira Ifukube, Japanese composer, best known for his film scores in the Godzilla films, dies at 91
  • Elton Dean, English musician (Soft Machine) (b. 1945)
2006 Highlights

About February 8, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius