On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2015

Historical Events

  • 57th Grammy Awards: Best Song "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith, Best Album "Morning Phase" by Beck

BAFTA Awards

68th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Boyhood" Best Film, Richard Linklater Best Director

  • Ivory Coast wins the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations football championship

Famous Deaths

  • Filipe Pires, Portuguese pianist, composer (Portugaliae Genesis), and educator, dies at 81
2015 Highlights

About February 8, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius