On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 2008

Historical Events

  • Whitepaper "Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System" is published by the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto. It describes a decentralized peer-to-peer network that could track and verify transactions while producing a transparent, verifiable record.
2008 Highlights

About October 31, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio