Historical Events In 1908
Thursday, 21 October 2021
Jul 08 Louis Jordan, Ark, alto saxman (Caldonia) in the year 1908.
Jul 09 CHU (Christian Historic Union) Dutch political party forms in the year 1908.
Jul 10 In the year 1908 eliza Laurillard, vicar/poet/writer, dies at 78
Jul 10 H Kamerlingh Onnes makes helium liquid (-269°C) on this day in history.
Jul 12 Alain Cuny, actor (Detective, Weite Land, Emmanuelle) in the year 1908.
Jul 13 In the year 1908 4th modern Olympic games opens in London
Jul 14 In the year 1908 chaim Raphael, writer
Jul 14 William Mason, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1908.
Jul 16 On this day in history aruna Asaf Ali, politician
Jul 17 In the year 1908 rudolf Petzold, composer
Jul 18 In the year 1908 jaime Nuno, composer, dies at 83
Jul 19 Feyenoord soccer team forms in Rotterdam on this day in history.
Jul 20 Federico Chueca, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 20 Gunnar de Frumerie, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 Amy Vanderbilt, authority on etiquette (Complete Book of Etiquette) on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history w Lorenz discovers asteroid #665 Sabine
Jul 23 A Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise in the year 1908.
Jul 23 On this day in history karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie)
Jul 24 John Hayes wins 4th olympics marathon (2:55:18.4 world record) on this day in history.
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 Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) formed in the year 1908.
Jul 26 Federal Bureau of Investigation established in the year 1908.
Jul 26 In the year 1908 predecessor of the FBI is created by the Department of Justice
Jul 26 In the year 1908 salvador Allende Gossens, Chile's last elected president (1970-73)
Jul 27 In the year 1908 a Kopff discovers asteroid #668 Dora
Jul 27 Lord Jenkins of Putney, British MP of Arts (Labour) on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1908 zbigniew Turski, composer
Jul 29 St Louis Browns Rube Waddell strikes out 16 Phila Athletics on this day in history.
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 Miloslav Kabelac, composer in the year 1908.
Aug 02 In the year 1908 george Kimble, geographer
Aug 03 On this day in history dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia)