Dec 8 in history: King Gustaf V of Sweden accedes to Swedish throne and more

From US entering WWII as Congress declares war against Imperial Japan to ISI bombing the city of Baghdad, killing at least 127 people, we have it all.

Let's dive in today's history.

1907

King Gustaf V of Sweden accedes to Swedish throne

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1941

US enters WWII as Congress declares war against Imperial Japan

(Photograph:WION Web Team)

1980

John Lennon is fatally shot by a fan in New York

(Photograph:WION Web Team)

2009

ISI bombs the city of Baghdad, kills at least 127 people

(Photograph:WION Web Team)

2013

Riots break out in Singapore after fatal accident in Little India

(Photograph:WION Web Team)

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