On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 2019

Historical Events

Historic Event

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos accuses The National Enquirer and its owner, American Media Inc, of blackmail over private messages detailing an extramarital affair

  • Fire at Ninho de Urubu football training center for Flamengo football club, Rio de Janeiro, kills 10
  • Thai King Vajiralongkorn issues royal decree calling Princess Ubolratana 's candidacy for Prime Minister for Thai Raksa Chart political party “improper and highly inappropriate”
  • Washington's Governor Jay Inslee declares a state emergency after heavy snowfall
2019 Highlights

About February 8, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius