On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday

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