Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on April 8. From 1900 until now.
April 8 is under the sign of Aries.
Famous birthdays on this day include Jacques Brel (1929), Robin Wright (actress) (1966) and Patricia Arquette (1968).
Several movies were released around April 8 over the years, such as Delicatessen in 1991 directed by Marc Caro, Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Fast Five in 2011 directed by Justin Lin.
But much more happened on April 8 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around April 8 over the years?
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Which were the important events of April 8?
- 2019 Forces loyal to the Government of National Accord retake Tripoli International Airport from the Libyan National Army. (Anadolu Agency)
- 2018 2018 Douma chemical attack: The death toll from yesterday's suspected chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria, rises to at least 70, according to the White Helmets group. The Syrian government and Russia deny the allegations of a chemical attack. (BBC)U.S. President Donald Trump warns Russia and Iran for backing Bashar al-Assad and calls him "Animal Assad". (Sky News)
- 2017 War in Afghanistan: A U.S. special forces service member is killed while taking part in an operation against ISIL militants in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar Province. (Sky News)
- 2016 Sinai insurgency: At least seven people are killed, including five Egyptian Army soldiers, a military officer and a civilian woman in two separate blasts in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. ISIL's Sinai branch claimed responsibility for the attacks on several websites. (Reuters)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 8 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2018 Drake - God's Plan
- 2017 Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
- 2016 Rihanna Featuring Drake - Work
- 2015 Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk!
- 2014 Pharrell Williams - Happy
- 2013 Macklemore - Thrift Shop
- 2012 Fun. - We Are Young
- 2011 Katy Perry - E.T.
- 2010 Rihanna - Rude Boy
- 2009 Flo Rida - Right Round
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Which were the most popular books released around April 8 over the years?
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