June 8 in the history of the Birmingham District:
- 2010: Rosenberger's Birmingham Trunk CEO Mae Rosenberger died.
- 2008: Kenny Stabler was arrested for DUI in Baldwin County.
- 2007: The Alabama Symphony Orchestra performed "Bravo Broadway" for Sounds for Summer at Caldwell Park.
- 2007: The White's Mountain Bluegrass Festival started at White's Mountain Bluegrass Park.
- 2006: A steel coil was dropped on I-20/59, punching eight holes in the interstate, damaging a car, and causing minor injuries to the car's driver.
- 2006: The Shoe Corp. warehouse, and a million pairs of shoes inside, were lost in a four-alarm fire.
- 2001: Birmingham Steeldogs 64 - Columbus Wardogs 14 at the BJCC Arena.
- 1996: Heather Whitestone married John A. McCallum.
- 1985: Birmingham Stallions 14 - Baltimore Stars 7.
- 1982: Baseball pitcher Satchel Paige died in Kansas City.
- 1978: Maryon Allen filled the vacant seat left by the death of her husband, U. S. Senator James Allen.
- 1962: Restaurateur Chris Dupont was born in New Orleans.
- 1959: Baseball pitcher Britt Burns was born in Houston.
- 1943: Basketball player Thales McReynolds was born in Birmingham.
- 1908: Sixth Avenue Baptist Church pastor J. Q. A. Wilhite died.