December 8th, 1943
Jim Morrison is born. An American singer, the lead singer and lyricist of the Doors.
The Greek ship SS Heralklion sinks in the Aegean sea due to a storm and kills 200 people.
December 8th, 1966
Sinead O’Connor is born. An Irish musician and singer.She got her biggest success at 1980s and she is mainly known for her big hit Nothing compares to you and for her ideas about the Pope and religion in general.
December 8th, 1980
John Lenon, the great musician and political activist is murdered by Mark David Chapman, a mentally disturbed fan , in New York.