Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Jan 01 The first time, a ball signifying new year dropped at Times Square in the year 1908.
Jan 02 On this day in history ben Grauer, NYC, newscaster (Big Story)
Jan 02 On this day in history canadian branch of the Royal Mint opens in Ottawa
Jan 02 The founding of the Royal Mint of Canada, as a branch of the British Royal Mint on this day in history.
Jan 04 Angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Austrian nude model/Hitler's lover on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1908 antony Winkler Prins, writer (Groiller Encyclopaedia), dies at 70
Jan 05 On this day in history george Dolenz, Trieste Italy, actor (Count of Monte Cristo)
Jan 06 On this day in history menahem Avidom, composer
Jan 07 England beat Australia by one wicket at the MCG on this day in history.
Jan 08 (Fearless) Mary Nadia Wadia, actress on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 frans Schollaert succeeds De Trooz as premier of Belgium
Jan 09 Muir Woods National Monument, California established on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1908 simone de Beauvoir, France, author (Mandarins, 2nd Sex)
Jan 09 The birth of Simone de Beauvoir, French novelist in the year 1908.
Jan 10 In the year 1908 anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65
Jan 10 Bernard Lee, London England, actor (M in James Bond movies) on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1908 lionel Stander, NYC, actor (Max-Hart to Hart, Unfaithfully Yours)
Jan 12 A long-distance radio message is sent from the Eiffel Tower for the first time in the year 1908.
Jan 12 In the year 1908 ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WW II)
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 In the year 1908 carl Esmond, Vienna Austria, actor (Address Unknown, Hitler)
Jan 14 Holger Drachmann, writer, dies on this day in history.
Jan 14 Roger Hartigan scores century on Test debut v Eng Adelaide (116) in the year 1908.
Jan 14 Roger Hartigan scores century on Test debut vs England Adelaide (116) on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1908 c Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wicket partnership 243 for Australia
Jan 15 C Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wkt partnership 243 for Aust on this day in history.
Jan 15 Edward Teller, Budapest Hungary, fathered H-bomb (Manhattan Project) on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1908 ethel Merman, stage & screen actress (Anything Goes, Call Me Madam)
Jan 16 On this day in history pinnacles National Monument, Calif established
Jan 16 Pinnacles National Monument, California established on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1908 akkineni LV Lakshmi Varaprasada Rao Prasad, producer