Historical Events In 1908
Monday, 27 May 2019
Sep 18 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50) on this day in history.
Sep 19 Gustav Mahler's 7th Symphony, premieres in Prague in the year 1908.
Sep 19 On this day in history mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
Sep 20 Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1908 chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0
Sep 20 On this day in history pablo Martin Melitou de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer, dies at 64
Sep 21 Pablo de Sarasate, Spanish violinist/composer (Spanish Dancer), dies in the year 1908.
Sep 22 Bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey) in the year 1908.
Sep 23 In the year 1908 giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th & disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay & pennant)
Sep 23 University of Alberta opens in the year 1908.
Sep 24 Robert B Rhoads becomes 1st Cleveland pitcher (Cleveland Naps) to toss a no-hit game, Cleveland 2, Boston 1 in the year 1908.
Sep 25 Cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout on this day in history.
Sep 25 Eugen Suchon, composer on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader
Sep 26 In the year 1908 maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
Sep 27 Shiv Verma, soldier in the year 1908.
Sep 27 In the year 1908 the first production of the Ford Model T automobile was built at the Piquette Plant in Detroit, Michigan.
Sep 29 On this day in history calgary Rugby Football Union forms
Sep 29 Greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips) on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history joaquim M Machado de Assis, Brazil writer (Dom Casmurro), dies at 69
Sep 30 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory) on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1908 maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow
Oct 01 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague) on this day in history.
Oct 01 First Model T Ford produced in Detroit on this day in history.
Oct 01 Henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825) on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1908 herman David Koppel, composer
Oct 01 In the year 1908 jack Chesbro's final Yankee victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1
Oct 02 Addie Joss perfect game stops Ed Walsh 1-0 who won 40 in a row in the year 1908.
Oct 03 In the year 1908 the Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna.
Oct 05 Bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar in the year 1908.
Oct 05 Joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific) on this day in history.
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 07 In the year 1908 crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece