On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 2008

Historical Events

  • 18th College Football Holy War: Boston College beats Notre Dame 17-0 in Chestnut Hill

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

John Key leads the National Party to victory in New Zealand's general election, defeating nine year Prime Minister Helen Clark and her Labour-led coalition government

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key
New Zealand Prime Minister
John Key
New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark
New Zealand Prime Minister
Helen Clark

2008 Highlights

About November 8, 2008

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio