Year 8 BC was either a common year starting on Friday or Saturday of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Censorinus and Gallus.

Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC1st century BC1st century
Decades: 30s BC  20s BC  10s BC  – 0s BC –  0s  10s  20s
Years: 11 BC 10 BC BCBCBC BC BC
8 BC in other calendars
Gregorian calendar8 BC
Ab urbe condita746
Ancient Greek era193rd Olympiad (victor
Assyrian calendar4743
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−600
Berber calendar943
Buddhist calendar537
Burmese calendar−645
Byzantine calendar5501–5502
Chinese calendar壬子(Water Rat)
2689 or 2629
    — to —
癸丑年 (Water Ox)
2690 or 2630
Coptic calendar−291 – −290
Discordian calendar1159
Ethiopian calendar−15 – −14
Hebrew calendar3753–3754
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat49–50
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga3093–3094
Holocene calendar9993
Iranian calendar629 BP – 628 BP
Islamic calendar648 BH – 647 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendar8 BC
Korean calendar2326
Minguo calendar1919 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−1475
Seleucid era304/305 AG
Thai solar calendar535–536
Tibetan calendar阳水鼠年
(male Water-Rat)
119 or −262 or −1034
    — to —
(female Water-Ox)
120 or −261 or −1033

Events change

Births change

Deaths change

for more information, see Category:8 BC deaths.