What happened on August 8... but years ago

Wondering what happened on August 8 in history? We have a selection of happenings just for you. Browse our website to see famous people's birthdays on August 8, anniversaries in Music, important dates in Movies & Series and much more.

Celebrity birthdays on August 8

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Photo of Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes

Singer

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Photo of Roger Federer

Roger Federer

Tennis Player

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Photo of Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman

Actor

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