Historical Events on September 8, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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Billy Corgan announces a new solo album, recorded with producer Rick Rubin, via a Facebook live video

Musician Billy Corgan
Billy Corgan
  • Giraffe DNA study published in "Current Biology" reveals there are 4 species not just 1, as previously assumed
  • NASA launches Osiris-Rex probe to retrieve a rock sample from the 500m-wide Bennu asteroid