8 April is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years). There are 267 days remaining.
- 1973: Pablo Picasso, a Muggle artist, dies.
- 1992: The Gryffindor first-years have an Astronomy Class at midnight, on the top of the Astronomy Tower.
Notes and references
- ↑ Pablo Picasso on Wikipedia
- ↑ Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Chapter 8 (The Potions Master) states "They had to study the night skies through their telescopes every Wednesday at midnight and learn the names of different stars and the movements of the planets" 8 April 1992 was a Wednesday