Historical Events In 1908
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Sep 18 In the year 1908 viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50)
Sep 19 In the year 1908 gustav Mahler's 7th Symphony, premieres in Prague
Sep 19 Mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian) in the year 1908.
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 In the year 1908 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 In the year 1908 bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey)
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 on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history 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 On this day in history eugen Suchon, composer
Sep 26 On this day in history ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader
Sep 26 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker in the year 1908.
Sep 27 Shiv Verma, soldier on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 calgary Rugby Football Union forms
Sep 29 In the year 1908 greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips)
Sep 29 Joaquim M Machado de Assis, Brazil writer (Dom Casmurro), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Sep 30 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory) on this day in history.
Sep 30 Maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825)
Oct 01 Herman David Koppel, composer on this day in history.
Oct 01 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1 in the year 1908.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 05 Bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece