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December 08 in History – What happened on 08 December in Past

December 08 in History – What happened on 08 December in Past

08 December - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

In India and world History December 08 has a special significance, because on this day there have been many such incidents which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let us know that some of the most important events that will increase your general knowledge. The collected facts will be such as: the people born on this day, the passing of the famous persons, the war pact, the freedom of any country, the invention of new technologies, the change of power, the important national and international day etc

What happened on December 08 in history:

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1923Many Italians in Rome were rendered homeless and had to run for the hills as a result of severe flooding. The Tiber River is at a record high.
1965A new Race Relations Act has been put into practice. It prohibits discrimination on the "grounds of color, race, or ethnic or national origins" in public places and includes both British people as well as foreign visitors.
1993The U.S. President, Bill Clinton has passed the world’s largest trade agreement, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which includes the U.S., Canada and Mexico .
2006As per officials, The 2006 ASEAN summit that is to take place in the Philippines has been delayed because of severe tropical storm, Utor. Officials also refuted that the delay was because of terror threat.
2007The United States Department of Justice and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) asked for an investigation into the obliteration of two CIA tapes that interrogate two suspected al-Qaeda terrorists.
2009The head of the anti drug trafficking unit in Honduras, Julian Aristides Gonzalez has been killed by unidentified gunmen.
2010A raid has been conducted in the houses of A. Raja, India’s former telecommunications minister and his partners, by India's Central Bureau of Investigation concerning a corruption scandal.
2011Former CEO of MF Global, Jon Corzine, confirms to a committee of the U.S. House of Representatives that he is unaware of what happened to the millions of dollars of customers' money, apparently in separated accounts, that seems to be missing.
2012The President of the Philippines Benigno Aquino declares a state of emergency in the country after Typhoon Bopha, has lead to the death of around 450 people.
2014Barack Obama, United States President reveals new restrictions on racial reporting. These limits forbid defining based on race, gender, ethnicity, nationality, religion, or sexual orientation.

List of December 08 famous birthdays:

YearName / Profession / Country

List of December 08 famous Indian birthdays:

YearName / Profession / Country
1897Bal Krishna Sharma Naveen / Freedom Fighter / India
1975Tara Deshpande / Actress / India
1935Dharmendra / Actor / India
1927Prakash Singh Badal / Politician / India
1935Dharmendra / Actor / India

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