April 8th is known as Draw A Picture Of A Bird Day as well as Empanada Day.
Today marks day 98 of the year, and we have 267 days left of the year.
If you’d like to learn some of the top historical events that all happened on this day, then you’ve come to the right place! Here we are going to fill you in on many areas including, religion, mathematics, sports, celebrities, animals and more.
Did you know that on this day in 1879, New York City started selling milk in glass bottles? Before this, people had to provide their own containers and the milk was received from large kegs.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about April 8th in history!
What Events Happened On April 8 In History?
Famous Quotes Said On April 8
Here we have the most notable quotes that have been spoken throughout history on April 8th.
“Drink to me, drink to my health. You know I can’t drink anymore.”
– Pablo Picasso
Famous People Born On April 8
Are you celebrating your birthday today? If so, did you know that you share the same birthday as Dean Norris? See what other famous people were born on this day.
1989 Matthew Healy
- 33 years old
- Born In:
- England, UK
1974 Chris Kyle
- Died On:
- Feb 2, 2013 (Age 38)
- Born In:
- Texas, USA
1943 James Herbert
1963 Dean Norris
- 59 years old
- Born In:
- Indiana, USA
Special Holidays On April 8
Are you looking for something to do today? Well, here’s a few special days that might just give you some ideas.
Draw A Picture Of A Bird Day
Did you know there are over 10,000 different species of bird living on our planet? So why not show your appreciation of our flying feathered friends today by taking part in Draw A Picture Of A Bird Day. Which bird will you draw?
National Empanada Day
There’s so much more to empanadas than meat and cheese. The word empanada itself comes from the words “to wrap in bread.” Empanada day celebrates all kinds of empanadas, baked or fried, and you can take part yourself by eating or making one of your own!
April 8 Birthday Facts, Zodiac & Birthstone
People who were born on this day all share the Aries zodiac sign.
Aries is the first sign of the zodiac, and its mascot is the Ram. As a fire sign ruled by the planet Mars, Aries energy is often individualistic, bold, and brave.
People born during April have the Diamond birthstone. Wearing a diamond is said to make those born in April happier in relationships and more successful in life.
If you were born on April 8, you were likely conceived on the week of July 16 in the previous year.