Year 2008

Year 2008Events and photos of Year 2008.
10 September 2008
The Search with google:Large Hadron ColliderLarge Hadron Collider, Big Bang experiment inaugurated
17 February 2008
Search with google:KosovoKosovo's prime minister Hashim Thaci declares independence from Search with google:SerbiaSerbia
19 February 2008
Cuban president Search with google:Fidel CastroFidel Castro, who temporarily handed power to his brother Raúl in July 2006 when he fell ill, permanently steps down after 49 years in power
Search with google:Bill GatesBill Gates Retired from Search with google:MicrosoftMicrosoft
22 October 2008
India launches its first unmanned spacecraft for a two-year mission to map a three-dimensional atlas of the Moon and search for natural resources on the lunar surface
27 September 2008
China Manned Satellite Shenzhou-7 with Chinas First Spacewalk
12 May 2008
China, Sichuan - magnitudo 7,8 88.000 deads
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Jean-Marie Gustave Le ClézioJean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Yoichiro NambuYoichiro Nambu, Search with google:Makoto KobayashiMakoto Kobayashi e Search with google:Toshihide MaskawaToshihide Maskawa
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Paul KrugmanPaul Krugman
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Martti AhtisaariMartti Ahtisaari
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Osamu ShimomuraOsamu Shimomura, Search with google:Martin ChalfieMartin Chalfie, Search with google:Roger Y. TsienRoger Y. Tsien: la scoperta della cosiddetta Search with google:Proteina fluorescente verdeProteina fluorescente verde (Gfp), marcatore medico
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Luc MontagnierLuc Montagnier, Search with google:Francoise Barré-SinoussiFrancoise Barré-Sinoussi e Search with google:Harald zur HausenHarald zur Hausen
81 Academy Award Best Picture: Slumdog Millionaire
81 Academy Award Best Original Song: 'Jai Ho' - Slumdog Millionaire - Music: A. R. Rahman • Lyrics: Gulzar
81 Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film: Departures (Japan)
81 Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
81 Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Penelope Cruz, Vicky Cristina Barcelona
81 Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight
81 Academy Award Best Actress: Kate Winslet, The Reader
81 Academy Award Best Actor: Sean Penn, Milk
81 Academy Award Best Director: Danny Boyle, Slumdog Millionaire
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Venus Williams d. Serena Williams (7-5, 6-4)
Football XLII Super Bowl: New York Giants d. New England Patriots, (17-14)
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Rafael Nadal d. Roger Federer (6-4, 6-4, 6-7, 6-7, 9-7)
Baseball World Series: Philadelphia Phillies (NL) 4-1 Tampa Bay Rays (AL)
SUMMER OLYMPICS, Summer Olympics XXIX: Beijing (China)
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Boston Celtics d. Los Angeles Lakers, (4-2)
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Manchester United FC (England)
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Year 2008's Notable Births
Year 2008's Notable Deaths
2008 December 11
Bettie Page, Playboy pin-up model (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA) (born 1923 April 22) Taurus
2008 June 07
Cyd Charisse, actress (Tula Ellice Finklea) (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA) (born 1922 March 08) Pisces
2008 September 26
Paul Newman, actor (dead at Westport,USA) (born 1925 January 26) Aquarius
2008 February 18
Search with google:Alain Robbe-GrilletAlain Robbe-Grillet , letterato (dead at Caen, France) (born 1922 August 18) Leo
2008 August 03
Search with google:Aleksandr SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn , writer (dead at Moscow, Russia) (born 1918 December 11) Sagittarius
2008 November 22
Search with google:Alessandro CurziAlessandro Curzi , journalist (dead at 1930) (born 1930 March 04) Pisces
2008 August 07
Search with google:Andrea PininfarinaAndrea Pininfarina , entrepreneur (dead at Trofarello) (born 1957 June 26) Cancer
2008 August 08
Search with google:Antonio GavaAntonio Gava , politician (dead at Rome,Italy) (born 1930 July 30) Leo
2008 March 19
Search with google:Arthur C. ClarkeArthur C. Clarke , writer (born (1917))
2008 January 17
Search with google:Bobby FischerBobby Fischer , chess player (born 1943 March 09) Pisces
2008 April 05
Search with google:Charlton HestonCharlton Heston , actor (John Charles Carter) (dead at Beverly Hills, California, USA) (born 1923 October 04) Libra
2008 June 05
Search with google:Dino RisiDino Risi , PROF
2008 January 11
Search with google:Edmund HillaryEdmund Hillary , New Zealand mountaineer,1st to climb Mt Everest in 1953
2008 June 15
Search with google:Francoise Sagan QuoirezFrancoise Sagan Quoirez , writer (born 1935 June 21) Gemini
2008 December 05
Search with google:George BrechtGeorge Brecht , Artista statunitense (born 1924 March 07) Pisces
2008 July 12
Search with google:Gianfranco FunariGianfranco Funari , television host (dead at Milano,Italy) (born 1932 March 21) Aries
2008 July 14
Search with google:Giuseppe BonuraGiuseppe Bonura , writer, critico letterario (dead at Milano,Italy) (born 1933 December 25) Capricorn
2008 December 24
Search with google:Harold PinterHarold Pinter , drammaturgo, actor teatrale, movie director teatrale, sceneggiatore, writer, poet (dead at London,UK) (born 1930 October 10) Libra
2008 August 10
Search with google:Isaac HayesIsaac Hayes , musician (born 1942 August 20) Leo
2008 June 07
Search with google:Jim Mc KayJim Mc Kay , journalist sportivo (born 1921 September 24) Libra
2008 November 04
Search with google:John Michael CrichtonJohn Michael Crichton , writer, sceneggiatore, movie director (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA) (born 1942 October 23) Scorpio
2008 June 16
Search with google:Mario Rigoni SternMario Rigoni Stern , writer (dead at Asiago) (born 1921 November 01) Scorpio
2008 July 27
Search with google:Marisa MerliniMarisa Merlini , actress (dead at Rome,Italy) (born 1923 August 06) Leo
2008 November 04
Search with google:Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton , American author
2008 September 05
Search with google:Mila SchönMila Schön , pROF (dead at Alessandria)
2008 October 08
Search with google:Norman HoggNorman Hogg , politician (born 1938 March 12) Pisces
2008 May 18
Search with google:Pietro CascellaPietro Cascella , Scultore,painter (born 1921 February 02) Aquarius
2008 January 19
Search with google:Susan PleshetteSusan Pleshette , actress (born 1937 January 31) Aquarius
2008 May 26
Search with google:Sydney PollackSydney Pollack , movie director (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA) (born 1934 July 01) Cancer
2008 December 06
Search with google:Warner BentivegnaWarner Bentivegna , actor (dead at Rome,Italy) (born 1931 July 18) Cancer
2008 June 01
Search with google:Yves Saint LaurentYves Saint Laurent , stylist (dead at Paris,France) (born 1936 August 01) Leo
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