Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Sep 18 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50) in the year 1908.
Sep 19 Gustav Mahler's 7th Symphony, premieres in Prague in the year 1908.
Sep 19 Mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian) on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1908 alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
Sep 20 Chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0 in the year 1908.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey)
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 On this day in history university of Alberta opens
Sep 24 In the year 1908 robert B Rhoads becomes 1st Cleveland pitcher (Cleveland Naps) to toss a no-hit game, Cleveland 2, Boston 1
Sep 25 In the year 1908 cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout
Sep 25 Eugen Suchon, composer in the year 1908.
Sep 26 In the year 1908 ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader
Sep 26 On this day in history maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
Sep 27 Shiv Verma, soldier in the year 1908.
Sep 27 On this day in history 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) in the year 1908.
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) in the year 1908.
Sep 30 Maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague)
Oct 01 In the year 1908 first Model T Ford produced in Detroit
Oct 01 Henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825) in the year 1908.
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 03 The Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna in the year 1908.
Oct 05 On this day in history bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar
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 on this day in history.
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece on this day in history.