Tuesday October 08, 2019: on this day

About October 8th, 2019, in brief:

  • Historical events: About 200 Extinction Rebellion activists block the gates of Leinster House (parliament) in the Republic of Ireland.
  • Day of the week: October 8th, 2019 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Bella Thorne, Matt Damon
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: Spider-Man: Far From Home directed by Jon Watts

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What day of the week was October 08, 2019?

October 08, 2019 was a Tuesday and it was the 281st day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 08, 2019 can also be written as 10/8/2019 in the US and as 8/10/2019 in UK and Europe.

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October 08, 2019: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 08, 2019:

  • About 200 extinction rebellion activists block the gates of leinster house (parliament) in the republic of ireland.

October 08, 2019: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 08, 2019: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 8th is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 08, 2019: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 08, 2019 is Pig and the associated element is Earth.

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October 08, 2019: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 08, 2019 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 08, 2019 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on October 08, 2019 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 81% full, rising at 04:25 pm and setting at 02:42 am.

The previous full moon was on Sep 14, 2019 while the next full moon would come on Oct 13, 2019.

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Who was born on October 08, 2019?

Whose famous birthday is on October 8th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 8th:

  • Bella Thorne
    Bella Thorne

    Bella thorne is an american actress and model known for her roles in disney channel's 'shake it up' and the film 'the duff'.

  • Matt Damon
    Matt Damon

    American actor and the author of "good will hunting," a movie script he wrote with his friend ben affleck.

  • Bruno Mars
    Bruno Mars

    American singer, songwriter and record producer.

  • Raaj Kumar
    Raaj Kumar

    Raaj kumar was an indian film actor known for his powerful and intense performances in hindi cinema.

  • Nick Cannon
    Nick Cannon

    Nick cannon is an american rapper, actor, and comedian known for his roles in films such as drumline and his work as the host of america's...

  • Sigourney Weaver
    Sigourney Weaver

    American actress, whose first hit was 1979's science-fiction thriller "alien.

  • Paul Hogan
    Paul Hogan

    Australian screenwriter and actor who is most well-known for his first feature film "crocodile dandee" and its sequel, "crocodile dandee ii.

  • Chevy Chase
    Chevy Chase

    American comedian and actor, who started as a writer.

  • Stephanie Zimbalist
    Stephanie Zimbalist

    Movie actress.

  • Claude Jade
    Claude Jade

    One of the most prominent actresses of france's new wave, well-known for her roles in truffaut’s trilogy: "baisers vola (c)s", and "domicile...

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How old is someone born on October 08, 2019?

Someone born on October 08, 2019 is:

4 years 9 months old,

or 57 months and 6 days old,

or 248 weeks and 5 days old,

or 1741 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 08, 2019?

There are 86 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday October 8th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 08, 2019?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on October 08, 2019.

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October 08, 2019: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on October 08, 2019:

  • Sakani Tsuji

    Noted physicist who made significant contributions to the field of condensed matter physics.

What famous deaths happened on October 8th?

Famous deaths on October 8th:

  • Fernando Lamas
    Fernando Lamas

    Argentinian-american actor, singer, and director (d. 1982).

  • Phyllis Calvert
    Phyllis Calvert

    British actress (born 1915).

  • Nigel Bruce
    Nigel Bruce

    British actor (d. 1953).

  • Eduardo Ciannelli
    Eduardo Ciannelli

    Italian actor, who started his career in opera baritone on the continent and italy.

  • Willi Brandt

    German statesman who served as Chancellor of West Germany.

  • Marianita May

    Renowned American author known for her novels and short stories.

  • Jacques Derrida

    Influential French philosopher known for developing deconstruction theory.

  • Reford

    Renowned Canadian architect known for his work on the Jardins de Métis.

  • Naftula Herz Imber

    Author of the lyrics of the Israeli national anthem, Hatikvah.

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Who was the US President on October 08, 2019?

On October 08, 2019 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 08, 2019?

On October 08, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 08, 2019?

On October 08, 2019 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about October 8th?

October 8th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 8th day of the month of October. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on October 8th, such as:

  • 2018 - Libyan civil war (2014-present); the rise of terrorism in egypt: a libyan national army operation at derna results with the capture of hesham ashmawy. hesham ashmawy is one of egypt's most wanted militants.
  • 2017 - Rohingya persecution (2016-present). a refugee boat on its way to bangladesh from myanmar capssizes, leading to at least 12 deaths.
  • 2016 - Saudi arabian-led intervention into yemen: saudi-led coalition aircraft launch airstrikes against civilians at the funeral for the father of houthi government's interior minister in sana'a. at least 140 people were killed and over 500 others were injured. abdul-qader hilal, the mayor of sana'a is among the dead. (the independent), (bbc),

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What happened in 2019?

2019 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • War in Afghanistan: 27 Afghan National Security Forces members are killed by the Taliban in coordinated attacks in northern Afghanistan. They refused to negotiate peace with the government.
  • After refusing to negotiate peace with the government, 27 Taliban members were killed by the Afghan National Security Forces.
  • War in North-West Pakistan: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan gunmen attacked a security base located in the Loralai region of Pakistan. The attack resulted in the deaths four security guards as well as four terrorists, one of whom was a suicide bomber. The attack also left two guards with injuries.

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What was the calendar for October 2019?

October 2019 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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