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'''2008''' ('''MMVIII''') was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. In the Gregorian calendar, it was the 2008th year of the Common Era or of Anno Domini; the 8th year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century; and the 9th of the 2000s.
  
'''2008''' ('''MMVIII''') was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. In the Gregorian calendar, it was the 2008th year of the Common Era or of Anno Domini; the 8th year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century; and the 9th of the 2000s.  
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Micronationally speaking, in the MicroWiki Community, 2008 is sometimes known as the ''year of conception'' as the oldest members of the current community joined the site this year, and numerous micronations that later joined the group were founded this year.
  
Micronationally speaking, in the MicroWiki Community, 2008 is sometimes known as the ''year of conception'' as the oldest members of the current community joined the site this year, and numerous micronations that later joined the group were founded this year.
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[[Category:2000s]]
  
 
== Events by month ==
 
== Events by month ==
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=== January ===
 
=== January ===
  
*'''18th''' - [[Emperor Wilhelm I|Wilhelm von Hartmann]], [[Queen Catherie I of Tenessee|Catherine Willoughby]] and [[Kasey Honings]] create the United Reichs of North America  
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*'''18th''' - [[Emperor Wilhelm I|Wilhelm von Hartmann]], [[Queen Catherie I of Tenessee|Catherine Willoughby]] and [[Kasey Honings]] create the United Reichs of North America.
*'''26th'''- James I founds the [[Angador|Kingdom of Angador]]
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*'''26th'''- James I founds the [[Angador|Kingdom of Angador]].
  
 
=== February ===
 
=== February ===
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=== March ===
 
=== March ===
  
*'''20th '''- [[Qootärlænt]] is found
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*'''20th '''- [[Qootärlænt]] is founded.
  
 
=== April ===
 
=== April ===
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=== June ===
 
=== June ===
 
*'''Unknown''' - The inactive micronation of [[Empire of Eania|Eania]] becomes active once more.
 
*'''Unknown''' - The inactive micronation of [[Empire of Eania|Eania]] becomes active once more.
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*'''5th''' - The Kingdom of [[Hoppalobindia]] is founded.
  
 
=== July ===
 
=== July ===
 
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*'''20th''' - The [[Kaznian Rebirth|Kaznian Revolution]] takes place.
*'''20th''' - The [[Kaznian Rebirth|Kaznian Revolution]]
 
 
*'''20th''' - The [[Caribbean Republic of Samana Cay]] is founded as the Kingdom of Samana Cay.
 
*'''20th''' - The [[Caribbean Republic of Samana Cay]] is founded as the Kingdom of Samana Cay.
  
 
=== August ===
 
=== August ===
  
*'''23rd''' - Socialist Democratic State of Toys is renamed into SDS of Romania, and later in [[Juclandia]]  
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*'''23rd''' - Socialist Democratic State of Toys is renamed into SDS of Romania, and later in [[Juclandia]].
 
*'''28th''' - The [[Ohio Empire]] is founded.
 
*'''28th''' - The [[Ohio Empire]] is founded.
  
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*'''9th - '''The [[Republic of Nasatroe]] is founded.  
 
*'''9th - '''The [[Republic of Nasatroe]] is founded.  
*'''17th''' - The [[Scientopia]] is founded.  
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*'''17th''' - [[Scientopia]] is founded.  
 
*'''20th''' - The [[Empire of Austenasia]] is founded by the then [[Jonathan I, Emperor of Austenasia|Crown Prince Jonathan]], and the first Declaration of Independence is sent, to the Member of Parliament for Carshalton and Wallington.  
 
*'''20th''' - The [[Empire of Austenasia]] is founded by the then [[Jonathan I, Emperor of Austenasia|Crown Prince Jonathan]], and the first Declaration of Independence is sent, to the Member of Parliament for Carshalton and Wallington.  
 
*'''26th''' - The [[Republic of Petorio]] is founded.
 
*'''26th''' - The [[Republic of Petorio]] is founded.
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*'''13th''' - The Empire of Freedomia is founded by Mark II.
 
*'''13th''' - The Empire of Freedomia is founded by Mark II.
*'''13th -'''The [[Petorio Presidential elections, 2008|Petorio Presidential elections]] take place.  
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*'''13th - '''The [[Petorio Presidential elections, 2008|Petorio Presidential elections]] take place.  
 
*'''13th''' - [[Jonathan I, Emperor of Austenasia|Crown Prince Jonathan of Austenasia]] celebrates his 14th birthday, and sends [[Austenasia|Austenasia's]] second Declaration of Independence to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.  
 
*'''13th''' - [[Jonathan I, Emperor of Austenasia|Crown Prince Jonathan of Austenasia]] celebrates his 14th birthday, and sends [[Austenasia|Austenasia's]] second Declaration of Independence to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.  
*'''17th''' - [[Stigistan]] is founded.
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*'''17th''' - [[Stigistan]] is founded
 
*'''17th''' - Scientopia creates the [[Scientopian Aeronautics and Space Agency]].  
 
*'''17th''' - Scientopia creates the [[Scientopian Aeronautics and Space Agency]].  
 
*'''20th''' - [[Optima]] declares independence from Australia.
 
*'''20th''' - [[Optima]] declares independence from Australia.
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=== November ===
 
=== November ===
  
*'''1st''' - The [[Principality of Kaznia]] reforms into The [[Cheslovian Federation]]  
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*'''1st''' - The [[Principality of Kaznia]] reforms into the [[Cheslovian Federation]].
 
*'''2nd''' - The [[Kingdom of Praugsia]] is founded for the second time.  
 
*'''2nd''' - The [[Kingdom of Praugsia]] is founded for the second time.  
*'''4th '''- The [[Glorious Dictatorial Republic of Andersonia]] is founded. While the ''exact'' date of foundation is not known, November 4th is the generally accepted date.  
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*'''4th '''- The [[Glorious Dictatorial Republic of Andersonia]] is founded. While the ''exact'' date of foundation is not known, November 4 is the generally accepted date.  
 
*'''8th''' - [[Danburnia]] is founded.  
 
*'''8th''' - [[Danburnia]] is founded.  
 
*'''15th''' - [[Kingdom of St.Charlie]]: [[Patrizio I]] abdicates due to health reasons, Kingdom unofficially dissolved, start of the '''November Revolution'''.  
 
*'''15th''' - [[Kingdom of St.Charlie]]: [[Patrizio I]] abdicates due to health reasons, Kingdom unofficially dissolved, start of the '''November Revolution'''.  
*'''17th''' - [[Tozland]] is founded
 
 
*'''20th''' - [[Hontui Island Newspapers|TB News]] is created.  
 
*'''20th''' - [[Hontui Island Newspapers|TB News]] is created.  
 
*'''20th''' - [[St.Charlie|St.Charlian]] November Revolution: the revolutionary guerrilla takes control of the Royal Palace. The [[National Party of St.Charlie]] is founded by [[Alexander Reinhardt]] and [[Whisky I]].  
 
*'''20th''' - [[St.Charlie|St.Charlian]] November Revolution: the revolutionary guerrilla takes control of the Royal Palace. The [[National Party of St.Charlie]] is founded by [[Alexander Reinhardt]] and [[Whisky I]].  
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=== December ===
 
=== December ===
  
*'''1st''' - [[Federal Republic of St.Charlie]]: [[Whisky I]] becomes Secretary of the NPSC, succeding [[Alexander Reinhardt]]  
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*'''1st''' - [[Federal Republic of St.Charlie]]: [[Whisky I]] becomes Secretary of the NPSC, succeding [[Alexander Reinhardt]].
 
*'''14th''' - Founding Date of the [[Kingdom of Morkskovia]][[File:KCH6.jpg|thumb]]  
 
*'''14th''' - Founding Date of the [[Kingdom of Morkskovia]][[File:KCH6.jpg|thumb]]  
 
*'''20th''' - The 2008 Parliamentary Elections take place in [[Petorio]].  
 
*'''20th''' - The 2008 Parliamentary Elections take place in [[Petorio]].  
*'''20th''' - [[Hontui Premier League]] kicks off for the first time  
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*'''20th''' - [[Hontui Premier League]] kicks off for the first time.
 
*'''21st''' - [[Federal Republic of St.Charlie]]: First citizen's census is started, which ends the 31st of December.  
 
*'''21st''' - [[Federal Republic of St.Charlie]]: First citizen's census is started, which ends the 31st of December.  
 
*'''22nd'''- [[United Nation of Canines]]: The 2008 Presidential Elections take place with Stephen Leachim and Holden G. McHusky elected President and Vice President respectively.  
 
*'''22nd'''- [[United Nation of Canines]]: The 2008 Presidential Elections take place with Stephen Leachim and Holden G. McHusky elected President and Vice President respectively.  
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*'''{{flagiconstart|GDR_Flag.png}} [[Glorious Dictatorial Republic of Andersonia]]''' - [[Daniel Anderson]], [[Glorious Dictatorial Republic of Andersonia|Glorious Dictator-for-Life]] (2008 - 2010)
 
*'''{{flagiconstart|GDR_Flag.png}} [[Glorious Dictatorial Republic of Andersonia]]''' - [[Daniel Anderson]], [[Glorious Dictatorial Republic of Andersonia|Glorious Dictator-for-Life]] (2008 - 2010)
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*'''{{flagiconstart|Vlagcampinia.jpg}} [[Campinia|Grand Principality of Campinia]]''' -[[Campinia|Guillaume I]], [[House of Campinia|Grand Prince of Campinia]] (2000- 2012)
  
  
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*'''{{flagiconstart|Vlag.jpg}} [[Grand Duchy of Flandrensis]]'''
 
*'''{{flagiconstart|Vlag.jpg}} [[Grand Duchy of Flandrensis]]'''
**Grand Duke - [[Niels of Flandrensis|Niels I]], [[Grand Duchy of Flandrensis|Grand Duke of Flandrensis]] (2008 - present)
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**Grand Duke - [[Niels of Flandrensis|Niels I]], [[Grand Duchy of Flandrensis|Grand Duke of Flandrensis]] (2008–present)
**Prime Minister - [[Hein of Giddis]], [[Grand Duchy of Flandrensis|Prime Minister of Flandrensis]] (2008 - present)
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**Prime Minister - [[Hein of Giddis]], [[Grand Duchy of Flandrensis|Prime Minister of Flandrensis]] (2008–present)
  
  
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*'''{{flagiconstart|Molossia_flag.png}} [[Republic of Molossia]]''' - [[Kevin Baugh]], [[Republic of Molossia|President of Molossia]] (1999 - present)
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*'''{{flagiconstart|Molossia_flag.png}} [[Republic of Molossia]]''' - [[Kevin Baugh]], [[Republic of Molossia|President of Molossia]] (1999–present)
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**President - [[Will McCracken]] (2007 - 2009)
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*[[File:Rosston.png|25px]] '''[[Kingdom of Rosston]]''' - [[Tsar Charles I|Charles I, King of Rosston]] (2007 - 2013)
  
  
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*'''{{flagiconstart|Vikeslandflag.jpg}} [[Kingdom of Vikesland]]''' - [[Christopher I of Vikesland|Christopher I]], [[Kingdom of Vikesland|King of Vikesland]] (2005 - present)
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*'''{{flagiconstart|Vikeslandflag.jpg}} [[Kingdom of Vikesland]]''' - [[Christopher I of Vikesland|Christopher I]], [[Kingdom of Vikesland|King of Vikesland]] (2005–present)
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:31, 11 July 2019

The current date is
22 November 2019


2008 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2008
MMVIII
Ab urbe condita2761
Armenian calendar1457
ԹՎ ՌՆԾԷ
Assyrian calendar6758
Bahá'í calendar164–165
Balinese saka calendar1929–1930
Bengali calendar1415
Berber calendar2958
British Regnal year56 Eliz. 2 – 57 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2552
Burmese calendar1370
Byzantine calendar7516–7517
Chinese calendar丁亥(Fire Pig)
4704 or 4644
    — to —
戊子年 (Earth Rat)
4705 or 4645
Coptic calendar1724–1725
Discordian calendar3174
Ethiopian calendar2000–2001
Hebrew calendar5768–5769
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2064–2065
 - Shaka Samvat1929–1930
 - Kali Yuga5108–5109
Holocene calendar12008
Igbo calendar1008–1009
Iranian calendar1386–1387
Islamic calendar1428–1430
Japanese calendarHeisei 20
(平成20年)
Javanese calendar1940–1941
Juche calendar97
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4341
Minguo calendarROC 97
民國97年
Nanakshahi calendar540
Thai solar calendar2551
Tibetan calendar阴火猪年
(female Fire-Pig)
2134 or 1753 or 981
    — to —
阳土鼠年
(male Earth-Rat)
2135 or 1754 or 982
Topek calendar3
Unix time1199145600 – 1230767999

2008 (MMVIII) was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. In the Gregorian calendar, it was the 2008th year of the Common Era or of Anno Domini; the 8th year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century; and the 9th of the 2000s.

Micronationally speaking, in the MicroWiki Community, 2008 is sometimes known as the year of conception as the oldest members of the current community joined the site this year, and numerous micronations that later joined the group were founded this year.

Events by month

January

February

March

April

May

June

  • Unknown - The inactive micronation of Eania becomes active once more.
  • 5th - The Kingdom of Hoppalobindia is founded.

July

August

  • 23rd - Socialist Democratic State of Toys is renamed into SDS of Romania, and later in Juclandia.
  • 28th - The Ohio Empire is founded.

September

October

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November

December

List of micronations

2019
← 2007 Months → 2009
Nation (start of year) 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 Nation (end of year)
Andersonia Andersonia
Austenasia Austenasia
Danburnia Danburnia
People's Republic of Eania People's Republic of Eania
Erusia Erusia
Francisville Francisville
Kingdom of Latitudia Kingdom of Latitudia
Midget Empire Midget Empire
Principality of Optima Principality of Optima
Orbis Erauqs
United Kingdom of Jennings United Kingdom of Jennings
NED NED
Republic of Petorio Republic of Petorio
Empire of Pristinia Empire of Pristinia
Kingdom of Samana Cay Commandate of Samana Cay
Slinky Empyre Slinky Empyre
Snakia Snakia
Starland Republic Starland Republic
Kingdom of St.Charlie Federal Republic of St.Charlie
Stigistan Stigistan
Taklamacan Taklamacan
Socialist Democratic State of Toys Socialist Republic of Juclandia
Tozland Tozland


List of national leaders