Difference between revisions of "2008"

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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.
*'''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]].
*'''26th'''- James I founds the [[Angador|Kingdom of Angador]].
*Unknown - The [[Republic of Clubhausia]] is formed, but isn't considered a full state til around late November.
=== February ===
=== February ===

Revision as of 19:41, 26 December 2019

The current date is
6 July 2020
2008 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2008
Ab urbe condita2761
Armenian calendar1457
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
Javanese calendar1940–1941
Juche calendar97
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4341
Minguo calendarROC 97
Nanakshahi calendar540
Thai solar calendar2551
Tibetan calendar阴火猪年
(female Fire-Pig)
2134 or 1753 or 981
    — to —
(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







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



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






List of micronations

← 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
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