Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Jan 01 The first time, a ball signifying new year dropped at Times Square on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history ben Grauer, NYC, newscaster (Big Story)
Jan 02 In the year 1908 canadian branch of the Royal Mint opens in Ottawa
Jan 02 On this day in history the founding of the Royal Mint of Canada, as a branch of the British Royal Mint.
Jan 04 Angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Austrian nude model/Hitler's lover in the year 1908.
Jan 04 Antony Winkler Prins, writer (Groiller Encyclopaedia), dies at 70 in the year 1908.
Jan 05 In the year 1908 george Dolenz, Trieste Italy, actor (Count of Monte Cristo)
Jan 06 In the year 1908 menahem Avidom, composer
Jan 07 England beat Australia by one wicket at the MCG in the year 1908.
Jan 08 On this day in history (Fearless) Mary Nadia Wadia, actress
Jan 08 On this day in history subway transit service between Brooklyn and Manhattan begins.
Jan 09 Abraham Goldfaden, US Yiddish stage performer (Shulamis), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jan 09 Frans Schollaert succeeds De Trooz as premier of Belgium on this day in history.
Jan 09 Muir Woods National Monument, California established in the year 1908.
Jan 09 Simone de Beauvoir, France, author (Mandarins, 2nd Sex) in the year 1908.
Jan 09 In the year 1908 the birth of Simone de Beauvoir, French novelist
Jan 10 Anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jan 10 Bernard Lee, London England, actor (M in James Bond movies) on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history lionel Stander, NYC, actor (Max-Hart to Hart, Unfaithfully Yours)
Jan 12 On this day in history a long-distance radio message is sent from the Eiffel Tower for the first time.
Jan 12 Ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WW II) on this day in history.
Jan 13 French pilot Henry Farman is 1st European to fly roundtrip in the year 1908.
Jan 13 In the year 1908 french pilot Henry Farman is first European to fly roundtrip
Jan 14 Carl Esmond, Vienna Austria, actor (Address Unknown, Hitler) on this day in history.
Jan 14 Holger Drachmann, writer, dies in the year 1908.
Jan 14 Roger Hartigan scores century on Test debut v Eng Adelaide (116) in the year 1908.
Jan 14 In the year 1908 roger Hartigan scores century on Test debut vs England Adelaide (116)
Jan 15 In the year 1908 c Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wicket partnership 243 for Australia
Jan 15 On this day in history c Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wkt partnership 243 for Aust
Jan 15 Edward Teller, Budapest Hungary, fathered H-bomb (Manhattan Project) in the year 1908.
Jan 16 On this day in history ethel Merman, stage & screen actress (Anything Goes, Call Me Madam)
Jan 16 In the year 1908 pinnacles National Monument, Calif established
Jan 16 Pinnacles National Monument, California established on this day in history.
Jan 17 Akkineni LV Lakshmi Varaprasada Rao Prasad, producer in the year 1908.