Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on December 8. From 1900 until now.
December 8 is under the sign of Sagittarius.
Famous birthdays on this day include Jim Morrison (1943), Nicki Minaj (1982) and Ian Somerhalder (1978).
Several movies were released around December 8 over the years, such as The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring in 2001 directed by Peter Jackson and It's a Wonderful Life in 1946 directed by Frank Capra.
But much more happened on December 8 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around December 8 over the years?
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Which were the important events of December 8?
- 2018 Corinaldo stampede: Six people are killed and dozens more injured in a human stampede as frantic concertgoers try to exit a packed Lanterna Azzurra club in Corinaldo in Ancona Province, Marche, Italy, after pepper spray is reportedly fired inside the club. (BBC)
- 2017 Syrian Civil War: Russian jets carry out airstrikes in a village in the northwestern Idlib Governorate, where a de-escalation zone exists, killing at least five civilians. (World Bulletin)
- 2016 War in Donbass: As of December 1, the total death toll for the war stands at an estimated 9,758 people according to a United Nations report released today. (United Nations)
- 2015 A $28,500 deposit was made to Syed Farook’s bank account two weeks before he and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, carried out the San Bernardino massacre, a source close to the investigation says. Investigators are exploring whether the transaction was a personal loan or something else. (SBS) (Fox News)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 8 over the years?
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- 2017 Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage - Rockstar
- 2016 Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane - Black Beatles
- 2015 Adele - Hello
- 2014 Taylor Swift - Blank Space
- 2013 Lorde - Royals
- 2012 Rihanna - Diamonds
- 2011 Rihanna - We Found Love
- 2010 P!nk - Raise Your Glass
- 2009 Jay-Z - Empire State Of Mind
- 2008 T.I. - Live Your Life
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Which were the most popular books released around December 8 over the years?
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