2008 Cusp of Sagittarius Capricorn
October 20 – November 9 - Wildfires in
November 24 - the
Australian Labor Party wins federal election against the incumbent
centre-right Liberal/National coalition
The Rudd Ministry was sworn in on 3 December 2007.
December 27 - Former
prime minister Benazir Bhutto is assassinated, and at least 20 others
killed by a bomb blast at an election rally in
Capricorn 26 Jan 2008
Pluto station R 2 Apr 2008 01°Cp09'
May 12 - Over 69,000
in central south-west
Pluto re- enters Sagittarius 14 Jun 2008
August 8–24 - The 2008
Olympics take place in
Pluto station D 9 Sep 2008 28°Sg30' D
October 3 - Global financial crisis: U.S. President George W. Bush signs the revised Emergency Economic Stabilization Act into law, creating a 700 billion dollar Treasury fund to purchase failing bank assets.
November 4 -
Pluto enters Capricorn 27 Nov 2008
December 1 - A
conjunction formed by a new Moon, Venus and Jupiter is a prominent
the evening sky.
December 6 - Riots
January 3 - January 17 2009 -
January 20 - Barack
inaugurated as the 44th, and first African-American, President of the
February 7 - The
bushfires in Australian history begin; 2009 died ,
1800 homes destroyed, and come after
5 Apr 2009 03°Cp18'
12 Sep 2009 00°Cp40' D
Last updated feb 21 2009