On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2018

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Bangladesh court sentences former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia to 5 years in prison for corruption
  • Noriaki Kasai of Japan becomes first athlete in history to participate in 8 Winter Olympics in the ski jumping qualification prior to the Pyeongchang Games
  • Twitter reports its first quarterly profit as a public company