Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 29 March 2020
Aug 28 On this day in history 14th US Golf Open: Fred McLeod shoots a 322 at Myopia Hunt Club Mass
Aug 28 Roger Tory Peterson, NY, ornithologist/writer (How to Know Birds) in the year 1908.
Aug 29 On this day in history nY gives a ticker tape parade to returning US Olympians from London
Aug 30 In the year 1908 leonor Fini, painter
Aug 30 On this day in history the birth of Fred MacMurray, American actor
Aug 31 Lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian in the year 1908.
Sep 01 In the year 1908 jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist
Sep 02 Barbara Jo Allen, NYC, actress (Ice Capades Revue, Rosie the Riveter) in the year 1908.
Sep 02 Tommy Burns KOs Bill Lang in 6 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1908.
Sep 03 In the year 1908 cornelis Pijnacker Hordijk, gov-gen (Dutch East-Indies), dies
Sep 03 In the year 1908 james Barries "What Every Woman Knows," premieres in London
Sep 04 In the year 1908 caledonia & Hillhurst Football Clubs play for Central Alberta Rugby Football League championship
Sep 04 Edward Dmytryk, director (Carpetbaggers, Young Lions, Caine Mutiny) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1908.
Sep 06 Anthony Wagner, genealogist on this day in history.
Sep 07 Max Kaminsky, trumpeter on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history geoffrey Hodges, bomb disposal expert
Sep 09 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (La belle estate) in the year 1908.
Sep 09 On this day in history orville Wright makes 1st 1-hr airplane flight, Fort Myer, Va
Sep 10 In the year 1908 raymond Harry Warnow Scott, Bkln NY, orch leader (Your Hit Parade)
Sep 11 Everhardus J van Romondt, physician/Dutch Antillean minister of Eco in the year 1908.
Sep 12 In the year 1908 winston Churchill marries Clementine Hozier
Sep 13 On this day in history ray Burns Green, composer
Sep 14 In the year 1908 bernie Green, NYC, orch leader (Arthur Godfrey Show, Garry Moore Show)
Sep 15 Gerd Gaiser, German writer (Ship in the Mountain) in the year 1908.
Sep 16 Beecher Moore, sailor on this day in history.
Sep 16 Carriage-maker, William Durant, founded General Motors Corp on this day in history.
Sep 16 General Motors founded by William C Durant in the year 1908.
Sep 17 In the year 1908 franz J A Grothe, German composer
Sep 17 On this day in history thomas E Selfridge, earlier US aviator, 1st to die in an air crash
Sep 17 Thomas Selfridge becomes 1st fatality of powered flight on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1908 thomas Selfridge becomes first fatality of powered flight
Sep 18 Cleve Indian Bob "Dusty" Rhoades no-hits Boston, 2-1 on this day in history.