On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

Late-night talk show "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" debuts on TBS in the US

Comedian and TV Host Samantha Bee
Comedian and TV Host
Samantha Bee

Famous Deaths

  • John Disley, Welsh athlete (co-founded London Marathon), dies at 87
  • Violetta Verdy, French ballerina and teacher, dies at 82