On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 2016

Historical Events

  • 140 people are killed in an air strike during a wake in Sanaa, Yemen
  • New Zealand routs South Africa, 57-14 in Durban to win their 4th Rugby Championship; undefeated All Blacks score 9 tries to 1, 2 each to Israel Dagg, TJ Perenara and Beauden Barrett

Famous Weddings

  • "Teen Mom OG" star Maci Bookout weds Taylor McKinney at the Honey Lake Resort in Greenville, Florida
2016 Highlights

About October 8, 2016

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra