February 8

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on February 8. From 1900 until now. February 8 is under the sign of Aquarius. Famous birthdays on this day include James Dean (1931), Mathilda May (1965) and Lana Turner (1921). Several movies were released around February 8 over the years, such as Brazil in 1985 directed by Terry Gilliam and Hey Ram in 2000 directed by Kamal Haasan.
But much more happened on February 8 over the years: find out below

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released around February 8 over the years?
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Brazil

Brazil

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Jonathan Pryce, Kim Greist, Robert De Niro, Katherine Helmond

Country: United States of America

Hey Ram

Hey Ram

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Kamal Haasan

Starring: Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Hema Malini

Ruggles of Red Gap

Ruggles of Red Gap

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Starring: Charles Laughton, Mary Boland, Charles Ruggles, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States of America

The Passenger

The Passenger

Release year: 1975

Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre, Ian Hendry

Country: United States of America

The Enchanted Cottage

The Enchanted Cottage

Release year: 1945

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Dorothy McGuire, Robert Young, Herbert Marshall, Mildred Natwick

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 8?


Holidays

  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
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Events

  • 2019 2018–19 North American winter: Washington Governor Jay Inslee declares a state of emergency as a winter storm that could bring up to 8 inches (20 cm) of snow begins to affect the state. (NBC News)
  • 2018 American-led intervention in the Syrian Civil War: Syria and the Russian Federation once again state that the United States' military presence in Syria is "illegal". United States and US-backed forces now have control of about a quarter of Syrian territory. (The Washington Post)
  • 2017 War in Donbass: Donetsk People's Republic commander Mikhail Tolstykh, better known by his nom de guerre "Givi", is killed in a bomb blast in Makiivka, Donetsk Oblast. DPR officials blame the Security Service of Ukraine for the attack. (BBC)
  • 2016 Libyan Civil War (2014–present): A Libyan Air Force MiG-23 fighter jet crashes due to a "mechanical failure", while conducting airstrikes on Islamic State-controlled areas in the eastern city of Derna. (Reuters)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 8 over the years?


Top #1 songs in the USA

Top #1 Rock songs

Books

Which were the most popular books released around February 8 over the years?
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The Last Jihad by Joel C. Rosenberg

The Last Jihad

Year: 2003

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Jon Bennett and Erin McCoy are two of the shrewdest strategists on Wall Street and close friends of the president of the United States.

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carre

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

Year: 1965

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The Pigeon Tunnel, John le Carré's first work of non-fiction, will be available from Viking in September 2016The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, …

The Wives Of Henry Viii by Antonia Fraser

The Wives Of Henry Viii

Year: 1993

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The six-week New York Times bestselling history of the legendary six wives of Henry VIII--from an acclaimed biographer. "Admirably succeed(s) in bringing to life the six women who married England's ruler.

The Gang That Couldn'T Shoot Straight by Jimmy Breslin

The Gang That Couldn'T Shoot Straight

Year: 1970

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funny western

Prey by Michael Crichton

Prey

Year: 2003

By:

In the Nevada desert, an experiment has gone horribly wrong. A cloud of nanoparticles—micro-robots—has escaped from the laboratory. This cloud is self-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience.

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