On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 2015

Famous Deaths

  • AndraĆ© Crouch, American gospel singer (The Color Purple, The Lion King), dies at 72
  • Curtis Lee, American singer (Pretty Little Angel Eyes), dies at 75
  • Richard Meade, British equestrian (3 x Olympic gold eventing 1968, 72; World C'ship gold team 1970, 82), dies from cancer at 76
  • Virginia "Patsy" Garrett, American singer and actress (Nanny & the Professor, Fred Waring's Pleasure Time), dies at 93
2015 Highlights

About January 8, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn