Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Sep 18 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50) on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history gustav Mahler's 7th Symphony, premieres in Prague
Sep 19 On this day in history mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
Sep 20 On this day in history 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 in the year 1908.
Sep 22 Bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey) in the year 1908.
Sep 23 Giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th & disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay & pennant) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 shiv Verma, soldier
Sep 27 The first production of the Ford Model T automobile was built at the Piquette Plant in Detroit, Michigan in the year 1908.
Sep 29 Calgary Rugby Football Union forms on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1908 greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips)
Sep 29 In the year 1908 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 On this day in history maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow
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 Herman David Koppel, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 01 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1 in the year 1908.
Oct 02 On this day in history addie Joss perfect game stops Ed Walsh 1-0 who won 40 in a row
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 Bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1908 joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific)
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece on this day in history.