On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 2020

Historical Events

Historic Publication

Former Israeli space security chief Haim Eshed says Aliens and a Galactic Federation exist and Donald Trump knows about it, in article published in the Jerusalem Post

  • The UK begins vaccinating for COVID-19 using the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine

Famous Deaths

  • Alejandro Sabella, Argentine soccer midfielder (8 caps; River Plate, Sheffield United, Estudiantes) and manager (Argentina 2011-14), dies from heart disease at 66
  • Harold Budd, American avant-garde ambient pianist and composer (The Pavilion of Dreams), dies of Covid-19 at 84 [1]
2020 Highlights

About December 8, 2020

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius