On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 2008

Historical Events

  • 39th NAACP Image Awards: "The Great Debaters" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • Northern Illinois University shooting: a gunman opened fire in a lecture hall of the DeKalb County, Illinois university resulting in 24 casualties; 6 fatalities (including gunman) and 18 injured.

Famous Weddings

  • Oasis singer Liam Gallagher (35) weds All Saints singer Nicole Appleton (33) at Westminster Register Office in London

Famous Deaths

  • Perry Lopez, American actor (Chinatown, Death Wish 4), dies at 78
2008 Highlights

About February 14, 2008

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius