On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 644 AD

Famous Deaths

  • Omar I, 2nd Caliph of Islam (634-44), oversaw conquest of Persia and Egypt), murdered at 59 or 60
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About December 8, 644 AD

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1377 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius