Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Aug 28 14th US Golf Open: Fred McLeod shoots a 322 at Myopia Hunt Club Mass in the year 1908.
Aug 28 On this day in history roger Tory Peterson, NY, ornithologist/writer (How to Know Birds)
Aug 29 NY gives a ticker tape parade to returning US Olympians from London on this day in history.
Aug 30 Leonor Fini, painter in the year 1908.
Aug 30 The birth of Fred MacMurray, American actor in the year 1908.
Aug 31 On this day in history lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian
Sep 01 In the year 1908 jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist
Sep 02 Barbara Jo Allen, NYC, actress (Ice Capades Revue, Rosie the Riveter) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history tommy Burns KOs Bill Lang in 6 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 03 On this day in history cornelis Pijnacker Hordijk, gov-gen (Dutch East-Indies), dies
Sep 03 On this day in history james Barries "What Every Woman Knows," premieres in London
Sep 04 Caledonia & Hillhurst Football Clubs play for Central Alberta Rugby Football League championship on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history edward Dmytryk, director (Carpetbaggers, Young Lions, Caine Mutiny)
Sep 05 Dodger Nap Rucker no-hits Boston Braves, 6-0 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Joaquin Maria Nin-Culmell, Berlin Germany, Cuban/Spanish composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1908 anthony Wagner, genealogist
Sep 07 Max Kaminsky, trumpeter in the year 1908.
Sep 08 Geoffrey Hodges, bomb disposal expert in the year 1908.
Sep 09 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (La belle estate) on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1908 orville Wright makes 1st 1-hr airplane flight, Fort Myer, Va
Sep 10 Raymond Harry Warnow Scott, Bkln NY, orch leader (Your Hit Parade) in the year 1908.
Sep 11 Everhardus J van Romondt, physician/Dutch Antillean minister of Eco on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history winston Churchill marries Clementine Hozier
Sep 13 Ray Burns Green, composer in the year 1908.
Sep 14 Bernie Green, NYC, orch leader (Arthur Godfrey Show, Garry Moore Show) on this day in history.
Sep 15 Gerd Gaiser, German writer (Ship in the Mountain) on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1908 beecher Moore, sailor
Sep 16 In the year 1908 carriage-maker, William Durant, founded General Motors Corp
Sep 16 In the year 1908 general Motors founded by William C Durant
Sep 17 On this day in history franz J A Grothe, German composer
Sep 17 Thomas E Selfridge, earlier US aviator, 1st to die in an air crash on this day in history.
Sep 17 Thomas Selfridge becomes 1st fatality of powered flight in the year 1908.
Sep 17 In the year 1908 thomas Selfridge becomes first fatality of powered flight
Sep 18 In the year 1908 cleve Indian Bob "Dusty" Rhoades no-hits Boston, 2-1