Advertisements
RSS Feed | Birthdays | Deaths | Events Calendar | Holidays

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Children's Day (United States of America)
  • Día de la Revolución (Revolution Anniversary) (Mexico)
  • Dia da Consciencia Negra (Brazil)
  • Teacher's Day (Vietnam)
  • View All »
 

Days In May

 

Poll

  • Which invention has changed the World?
    Plow
    Wheel
    Lightbulb
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events For May - 08

Monday, 20 November 2017

1901  On this day in history in their long-delayed AL home opener, Boston defeats Phila 12-4  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1902  On this day in history mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1902  The volcano Mount Pelee, in the Caribbean, erupts, killing 30,000 people on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1902  On this day in history mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1902  On this day in history andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  On May - 08 fernandel, [Fernand JD Contandin], French actor (Paris Holiday)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  Eugene-Henri-Paul Gauguin, French painter (Tahiti), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  John Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, bBC news announcer/commentator on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On this day in history eadweard Muybridge, English photographer (horse trot), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  Inglis Gundry, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

1906  Phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1906  On this day in history david Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  Tommy Burns beats Jack O'Brien in 20 for heavyweight boxing title on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  On May - 08 boston's Big Jeff Pfeffer no-hits Cin Reds, 6-0  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1908  On May - 08 arturo De Cordova, [Rodriguez], Merida Mexico, actor (Medal for Benny)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  Albert Raines runs world record marathon (2:46:04.6) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On this day in history friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On this day in history mary Lou Williams, US jazz pianist/composer (Zodiac Suite)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Iceland gives the vote to women on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Navy ordered its first airplane, Curtiss A-1, Birthday of Naval Aviation on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Robert Johnson, blues singer (King of Delta Blues Singer) on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  George Woodcock, author on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1913  Sidney James, [Cohen], Johannesburg, actor (Carry On) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On May - 08 paramount Pictures is formed.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On this day in history lord Murton, of Lindisfrarne, deputy chairman (Comm House of Lords)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  Australian 2nd Brigade and New Zealand Brigade in Battle of Krithia on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On May - 08 ellis Ashmead-Bartlett's account of the Gallipoli landing published in Australia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  41st Kentucky Derby: Joe Notter aboard Regret wins in 2:05.4 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On May - 08 john Archer, Osceola Nebraska, actor (Destination: Moon)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On May - 08 henry McNeal Turner, 1 US black army chaplain, dies at 82  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  On May - 08 german munitions bunker in Fort Douaumont explodes  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  On this day in history gordon Scarrott, engineer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1919  On this day in history appingedam soccer team forms  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1919  On this day in history 1st transatlantic flight take-off by a navy seaplane  Click To Send On Whatsapp

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • Puertorican Terrorists News clip 1954 History of Puerto Rico Independance, Pedro Albisu Campos 2016
  • Terror attacks in Europe: A timeline
  • 7  Most Greatest Terrorist Of All Time
  • Germany After WW2 | A Defeated People | Documentary on Germany in the Immediate Aftermath of WW2
  • What Did WW2 Soldiers Eat | US Military Food Rations | Documentary | ca. 1943
  • 5 Most Insane Weapons Actually Used in WWII
  • World War 2 Footage: The most intense and shocking clips. (GRAPHIC)
  • 70 PHOTOS YOU MUST SEE BEFORE YOU DIE (Historical Images)
  • TOP 5 Ancient Weapons
  • Trial Of Caruso
  • Ethiopia, Africa's Ancient Kingdom, 1961
  • WW1 Narrow gauge train lines in France - World War One Archive Footage - WDTVLIVE42
  • Top 5 Oldest Cars in the world
  • History of Diesel Engines - 1952 Educational Documentary Ella73TV
  • The History of Weightlifting

Famous Birthdays In May - 08

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1326  Joanna I of Auvergne, queen of France (d. 1360) was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1460  Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (d. 1536) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1492  On May - 08 birth of andreas Alciatus, [Giovanni Andrea-Alciato], Italian lawyer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  On this day in history birth of peter Canisius, [Pieter de Hondt/Kanijs], jesuit/saint  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1527  On May - 08 birth of johann Walter, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  On this day in history birth of victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy (d. 1637)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1592  Francis Quarles, English poet (Argalus & Parthenia, Emblems) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1622  On this day in history birth of claes Rålamb, Swedish statesman (d. 1698)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In May - 08

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0535  On this day in history john, [Mercurius], Italian Pope (533-35), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0685  Benedict II, Italian Pope (683-85), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1192  Death of Duke Ottokar IV of Styria (b. 1163) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1278  On May - 08 death of emperor Duanzong of China (b. 1268)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1319  Haakon V, King of Norway (1299-1319), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1473  On this day in history death of john Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English politician (b. 1420)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1538  Death of Edward Fox, English bishop on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  Viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, lawyer/President (Raad van State), dies on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Which invention has changed the World?
Plow
Wheel
Lightbulb