February 1st, 2020: The first death due to Covid-19 outside of China is reported in the Philippines.
February 2nd, 2020: Super Bowl LIV takes place at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida: The Kansas City Chiefs defeat the San Francisco 49ers by 31-20. Shakira and Jennifer Lopez perform at the halftime show.
February 2nd, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The United States reports its 10th case of Covid-19.
February 2nd, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Construction workers in Wuhan finish building a dedicated hospital after just 10 days.
February 4th, 2020: US radio host Rush Limbaugh announces that he has advanced lung cancer.
February 4th, 2020: WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom urges all members of the United Nations to prepare themselves for a global spread of the coronavirus.
February 4th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Taiwan bans all foreign nationals who have been to China in the past 14 days.
February 5th, 2020: A Republican-controlled Senate votes to acquit Donald Trump in his impeachment trial.
February 5th, 2020: Mitt Romney becomes the first Senator in U.S. history to vote against his party's president in an impeachment trial.
February 5th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Japan reports that 10 cases of Covid-19 have been identified on a cruise ship containing 4,000 passengers.
February 6th, 2020: Scottish finance secretary Derek Mackay resigns after it is revealed that he sent hundreds of text messages to a 16-year-old boy.
February 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The first American citizen dies from Covid-19 in Wuhan, China.
February 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Chinese authorities order all infected individuals to move to quarantine centers.
Donald Trump was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 8th, 2020?
Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on January 8th, 2020 was probably conceived around the 31st of March, 2019. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 8th, 2020 is the 17th of October, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about January 8th, 2020.
374 days have passed since this date.
32,313,600 seconds have passed since the January 8th, 2020.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 37,699,200 times.
Since January 8th, 2020, earth has travelled approximately 16,673,817,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 5,385,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 2,778,970 steps. That's about 1,235 miles!
Since this date, 387,763 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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