On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2008

Historical Events

  • Nebraska bans electric chair as sole execution method

Famous Deaths

  • Chua Ek Kay, Singaporean painter (b. 1947)
  • Eva Dahlbeck, Swedish actress (Brink of Life, Dreams, A Lesson in Love), dies of infection and Alzheimer's disease at 87
2008 Highlights

About February 8, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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