How long until October 08, 2020 ?
There are 301 days until October 08, 2020
Famous birthdays of October 08
- (2011) Marcelo Monteverde: American member of noted family, he is...
- (2009) Mackynzie Duggar: Reality Star.
- (2004) Cameron Hallyday
- (2002) Jack Cadogan: Family Member.
- (2002) Cole Wagner: Baseball Player.
Holidays and feasts of October 08
- French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
- Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
- RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Facts of October 08
- (2016) The Hungarian newspaper Népszabadság shuts down after 60 years amid significant financial losses. (Reuters)
- (1990) Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: In Jerusalem, Israeli police kill 17 Palestinians and wound over 100 near the Dome of the Rock mosque on the Temple Mount.
- (1950) 4th NHL All-Star Game: Detroit beat All-Stars 7-1 at Detroit
- (2003) Surveillance: The FBI admits that hidden listening devices planted in the office of the Mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, were placed there by FBI agents. It is currently not known if the Mayor of Philadelphia is a target of an investigation nor is there any details provided about the nature of the probe that the device was part of. A law enforcement official cautions that the presence of the listening devices does not necessarily mean that the mayor, himself, is under investigation.
- (2015) U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, who had been the favorite to replace outgoing House Speaker John Boehner, withdraws from the race. (Fox News)
October 08 over the years: how did the world look like on October 08 in the past 120 years ?
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