This Day In U2 History

August 08

U2 History on this Day

  • The Edge was born David Evans (1961)
  • On a chart dated August 8, “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” peaks in the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the USA at #1. (1987)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

  • Don't Come Knocking Film and Video Release by Various Artists (Originally released: 2006-08-08)
  • Path to Zero Promotional Release by Elias, Jonathan (Originally released: 2011-08-08)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Pairc Ui Chaoimh, Cork, Ireland (1987) [U2]
  • Unknown, Dún Laoghaire, Ireland (1990) [Bono]

    Bono interrupts The Edge’s birthday dinner to sing “Happy Birthday” with two guests, David Bowie and Joe Elliott from Def Leppard, in tow.

  • Celtic Park, Glasgow, Scotland (1993) [U2]
  • Palau Sant Jordi, Barcelona, Spain (2001) [U2]