Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 05 April 2020
Jul 08 On this day in history louis Jordan, Ark, alto saxman (Caldonia)
Jul 09 CHU (Christian Historic Union) Dutch political party forms on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1908 eliza Laurillard, vicar/poet/writer, dies at 78
Jul 10 In the year 1908 h Kamerlingh Onnes makes helium liquid (-269°C)
Jul 12 On this day in history alain Cuny, actor (Detective, Weite Land, Emmanuelle)
Jul 13 In the year 1908 4th modern Olympic games opens in London
Jul 14 In the year 1908 chaim Raphael, writer
Jul 14 In the year 1908 william Mason, composer, dies at 79
Jul 16 Aruna Asaf Ali, politician in the year 1908.
Jul 17 On this day in history rudolf Petzold, composer
Jul 18 In the year 1908 jaime Nuno, composer, dies at 83
Jul 19 In the year 1908 feyenoord soccer team forms in Rotterdam
Jul 20 In the year 1908 federico Chueca, composer, dies at 62
Jul 20 Gunnar de Frumerie, composer in the year 1908.
Jul 22 Amy Vanderbilt, authority on etiquette (Complete Book of Etiquette) in the year 1908.
Jul 22 W Lorenz discovers asteroid #665 Sabine on this day in history.
Jul 23 A Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise in the year 1908.
Jul 23 Karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie) on this day in history.
Jul 24 John Hayes wins 4th olympics marathon (2:55:18.4 world record) in the year 1908.
Jul 25 In the year 1908 ajinomoto is founded. Kikunae Ikeda of the Tokyo Imperial University discovers that a key ingredient in Konbu soup stock is monosodium glutamate (MSG), and patents a process for manufacturing it.
Jul 25 Joseph Mitchell, writer on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1908 federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) formed
Jul 26 On this day in history federal Bureau of Investigation established
Jul 26 Predecessor of the FBI is created by the Department of Justice on this day in history.
Jul 26 Salvador Allende Gossens, Chile's last elected president (1970-73) in the year 1908.
Jul 27 On this day in history a Kopff discovers asteroid #668 Dora
Jul 27 In the year 1908 lord Jenkins of Putney, British MP of Arts (Labour)
Jul 28 On this day in history zbigniew Turski, composer
Jul 29 On this day in history st Louis Browns Rube Waddell strikes out 16 Phila Athletics
Jul 30 Around the World Autombile Race ends in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1908 around the World Automobile Race ends in Paris
Aug 01 In the year 1908 miloslav Kabelac, composer
Aug 02 George Kimble, geographer in the year 1908.
Aug 03 On this day in history dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia)