Today in history 2-8-2021

today in history
today in history

Cars and trucks stranded and abandoned in deep snow along Route 128 in Dedham, Mass., are seen in this Feb. 9, 1978 photo, as military and civilian plows begin to dig them out during the blizzard of 1978. (AP Photo)

By The Associated Press

Today in History

Today is Monday, Feb. 8, the 39th day of 2021. There are 326 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlights in History:

On Feb. 8, 1952, Queen Elizabeth II proclaimed her accession to the British throne following the death of her father, King George VI.


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