Historical Events In 1908
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Jul 08 In the year 1908 louis Jordan, Ark, alto saxman (Caldonia)
Jul 09 In the year 1908 cHU (Christian Historic Union) Dutch political party forms
Jul 10 On this day in history eliza Laurillard, vicar/poet/writer, dies at 78
Jul 10 On this day in history h Kamerlingh Onnes makes helium liquid (-269°C)
Jul 12 Alain Cuny, actor (Detective, Weite Land, Emmanuelle) in the year 1908.
Jul 13 4th modern Olympic games opens in London on this day in history.
Jul 14 Chaim Raphael, writer in the year 1908.
Jul 14 In the year 1908 william Mason, composer, dies at 79
Jul 16 In the year 1908 aruna Asaf Ali, politician
Jul 17 Rudolf Petzold, composer on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history jaime Nuno, composer, dies at 83
Jul 19 In the year 1908 feyenoord soccer team forms in Rotterdam
Jul 20 Federico Chueca, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1908.
Jul 20 Gunnar de Frumerie, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history amy Vanderbilt, authority on etiquette (Complete Book of Etiquette)
Jul 22 W Lorenz discovers asteroid #665 Sabine in the year 1908.
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) in the year 1908.
Jul 24 John Hayes wins 4th olympics marathon (2:55:18.4 world record) in the year 1908.
Jul 25 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 in the year 1908.
Jul 25 Joseph Mitchell, writer in the year 1908.
Jul 26 On this day in history federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) formed
Jul 26 Federal Bureau of Investigation established in the year 1908.
Jul 26 Predecessor of the FBI is created by the Department of Justice on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1908 around the World Autombile Race ends in Paris
Jul 30 Around the World Automobile Race ends in Paris in the year 1908.
Aug 01 On this day in history miloslav Kabelac, composer
Aug 02 George Kimble, geographer in the year 1908.
Aug 03 In the year 1908 dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia)