Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Sep 18 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50) in the year 1908.
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 On this day in history alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
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 Bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1908.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout
Sep 25 In the year 1908 eugen Suchon, composer
Sep 26 Ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader in the year 1908.
Sep 26 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker in the year 1908.
Sep 27 Shiv Verma, soldier on this day in history.
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 On this day in history david Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory)
Sep 30 Maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow in the year 1908.
Oct 01 On this day in history 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague)
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) in the year 1908.
Oct 01 Herman David Koppel, composer on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history 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) in the year 1908.
Oct 06 In the year 1908 austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece in the year 1908.