Template:On this day/8 October
- 451 – The first session o the Cooncil o Chalcedon (picturt) begins.
- 1939 – Warld War II: Germany annexes wastren Poland.
- 1967 – Guerrilla leader Che Guevara an his men are capturt in Bolivie.
- 1982 – Poland bans Solidarity an aw ither tred unions.
- 2014 – Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person in the Unitit States tae be diagnosed wi Ebola, dees.
Sigourney Weaver (b. 1949) · Matt Damon (b. 1970) · Bruno Mars (b. 1985)