Historical Events In 1908
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Aug 28 14th US Golf Open: Fred McLeod shoots a 322 at Myopia Hunt Club Mass on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history roger Tory Peterson, NY, ornithologist/writer (How to Know Birds)
Aug 29 In the year 1908 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 In the year 1908 lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian
Sep 01 Jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist in the year 1908.
Sep 02 Barbara Jo Allen, NYC, actress (Ice Capades Revue, Rosie the Riveter) in the year 1908.
Sep 02 In the year 1908 tommy Burns KOs Bill Lang in 6 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 03 Cornelis Pijnacker Hordijk, gov-gen (Dutch East-Indies), dies on this day in history.
Sep 03 James Barries "What Every Woman Knows," premieres in London in the year 1908.
Sep 04 Caledonia & Hillhurst Football Clubs play for Central Alberta Rugby Football League championship in the year 1908.
Sep 04 Edward Dmytryk, director (Carpetbaggers, Young Lions, Caine Mutiny) on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1908 dodger Nap Rucker no-hits Boston Braves, 6-0
Sep 05 In the year 1908 joaquin Maria Nin-Culmell, Berlin Germany, Cuban/Spanish composer
Sep 06 On this day in history 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 Orville Wright makes 1st 1-hr airplane flight, Fort Myer, Va in the year 1908.
Sep 10 In the year 1908 raymond Harry Warnow Scott, Bkln NY, orch leader (Your Hit Parade)
Sep 11 On this day in history everhardus J van Romondt, physician/Dutch Antillean minister of Eco
Sep 12 Winston Churchill marries Clementine Hozier on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1908 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 in the year 1908.
Sep 16 On this day in history carriage-maker, William Durant, founded General Motors Corp
Sep 16 In the year 1908 general Motors founded by William C Durant
Sep 17 Franz J A Grothe, German composer on this day in history.
Sep 17 Thomas E Selfridge, earlier US aviator, 1st to die in an air crash in the year 1908.
Sep 17 On this day in history thomas Selfridge becomes 1st fatality of powered flight
Sep 17 Thomas Selfridge becomes first fatality of powered flight in the year 1908.
Sep 18 Cleve Indian Bob "Dusty" Rhoades no-hits Boston, 2-1 in the year 1908.