On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 2017

Historical Events

Election of Interest

British General Election results in a hung parliament, Prime Minister Theresa May and the Conservative party lose their majority

Historic Event

Ex-FBI chief James Comey testifies to a US Senate committee that US President Donald Trump told "lies plain and simple"

  • UN states Islamic State forces have shot and killed hundreds of fleeing civilians during battle for Mosul, Iraq in past two weeks
  • US prisoner Richard Anthony Jones freed after 17 years in Roeland Park, Kansas when his lookalike discovered
2017 Highlights

About June 8, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini