Historical Events In 1908
Friday, 24 January 2020
Aug 04 In the year 1908 kurt Eichhorn, conductor
Aug 05 Harold Holt, PM of Australia (1966-67); supported US in Vietnam in the year 1908.
Aug 06 George Singer, composer on this day in history.
Aug 06 St Louis Card John Lush's 2nd no-hitter, beats Dodgers, 2-0 in 6 inn on this day in history.
Aug 08 Arthur J Goldberg, Ill, UN ambassador/Supreme Court justice (1962-65) on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history joseph [Maria] Olbrich, architect (Wiener Sezession), dies at 40
Aug 10 In the year 1908 gabrielle Keiller, collector/golfer
Aug 12 On this day in history ford builds the first Model T.
Aug 12 In the year 1908 lord Renton, QC/British govt minister
Aug 13 In the year 1908 cy Young Day in Boston, he pitches briefly against an All-Star team
Aug 13 Gene Raymond, NYC, actor (Paris 7000, Fireside Theater) on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
Aug 14 In the year 1908 lady Jean Swaythling, chief controller (ATS)
Aug 14 In the year 1908 race riot in Springfield Illinois
Aug 17 In the year 1908 b Tarkington & HL Wilson's "Man from Home," premieres in NYC
Aug 17 In the year 1908 bank of Italy opens new HQ at Clay &Montgomery
Aug 17 On this day in history kurt Hessenberg, composer
Aug 18 On this day in history armijn Pane, Indonesian writer (Belenggu)
Aug 20 Alfonso Lopez, baseball player (AL Manager of the year 1959) in the year 1908.
Aug 20 Congo Free State becomes Belgian Congo in the year 1908.
Aug 20 On this day in history congo Free State becomes the Belgian Congo 1912 Plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 Louis Varney, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1908.
Aug 21 On this day in history david Farrar, Forest Gate England, actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse)
Aug 22 In the year 1908 henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer
Aug 22 In the year 1908 henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment)
Aug 22 In the year 1908 the birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer
Aug 23 Arthur Adamov, Kislovodsk Russia, playwright (Paolo Paoli) on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1908 tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 13 for heavyweight boxing title
Aug 25 Allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history allen Winter wins US first $50,000 trotting race
Aug 25 On this day in history esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist
Aug 26 In the year 1908 bill Hunt, cricketer (NSW slow left-armer, Test for Australia 1933)
Aug 27 On this day in history calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as the Tigers
Aug 27 On this day in history donald [George] Bradman, Australian cricketer (6,996 runs)