8 BC facts for kids
|Millennium:||1st millennium BC|
|Centuries:||2nd century BC – 1st century BC – 1st century|
|Decades:||30s BC 20s BC 10s BC – 0s BC – 0s 10s 20s|
|Years:||11 BC 10 BC 9 BC – 8 BC – 7 BC 6 BC 5 BC|
|Gregorian calendar||8 BC
|Ab urbe condita||746|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
— to —癸丑年
|- Vikram Samvat||49–50|
|- Shaka Samvat||N/A|
|- Kali Yuga||3094–3095|
|Iranian calendar||629 BP – 628 BP|
|Islamic calendar||648 BH – 647 BH|
|Minguo calendar||1919 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||536|
- King Maroboduus becomes ruler of the Marcomanni. He fights against the Roman expansion in Bohemia.
- Arminius, son of a Cheruscan chieftain, is taken hostage to Rome where he receives a military education.
- Empress Wang (d. AD 23)
- for more information, see Category:8 BC deaths.
- Horace, Roman poet (b. 65 BC)
- Maecenas, Roman politician and patron of the arts (b. 70 BC)
- Empress Xu
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