What Happened on May 8, 2008

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dmitry Medvedev appoints Vladimir Putin as Russian Prime Minister

Russian President Vladimir Putin
Russian President
Vladimir Putin
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev
Russian President
Dmitry Medvedev

Famous Deaths

  • Eddy Arnold, Country music star (b. 1918)
  • Fran├žois Sterchele, Belgian football player (b. 1982)