On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 2008

Historical Events

  • MESSENGER spacecraft performs a second Mercury flyby

Famous Weddings

  • Steven Curtis Chapman's oldest daughter Emily Chapman (45) weds longtime boyfriend Tanner Richards

Famous Deaths

  • Kim Ji-hoo, South Korean actor and model (b. 1985)
2008 Highlights

About October 6, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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