On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 2016

Historical Events

  • Sadiq Khan (L) is elected Mayor of London, - 1st Muslim mayor of a major Western city

Famous Deaths

  • John Bradshaw, American theologian, dies at 82
  • William Schallert, American character actor (Patty Duke Show- "Martin"; Get Smart - "The Admiral"), dies at 93
2016 Highlights

About May 8, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus