On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 2020

Historical Events

  • 11-year old Brazilian skateboarder Gui Khury creates world record by performing 1st 1080 degree turn on a vertical ramp
  • Two US White House staffers test positive for coronairus and three members of the coronavirus task force go into self-isolation after possible exposure to the virus

Famous Deaths

  • Roy Horn [Uwe Ludwig Horn], German-American Las Vegas entertainer (Siegfried & Roy), dies of COVID-19 at 75
2020 Highlights

About May 8, 2020

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus