1. Education

This Day in African History: 8 February

A chronicle of events in African history on this day

By

1917, 8 February
Senussi campaign in Egypt and Sudan is successfully ended by the British.

1952, 8 February
Elizabeth is informed by her husband Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, that she has become Queen of England, whilst walking in the grounds of the Treetops Hotel, Kenya.

<Previous Day> <February> <Next Day>
This Day in African History
  1. About.com
  2. Education
  3. African History
  4. Timelines
  5. This Day in African History
  6. February
  7. This Day in African History: February 08

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.