Historical Events In 1908
Thursday, 09 December 2021
Oct 07 In the year 1908 crete revolts against Turkey and aligns with Greece
Oct 07 In the year 1908 richard Caldicot, London England, actor (Horse's Mouth)
Oct 08 NY Giants set season attendance record at 910,000 (broken in 1920) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history paul Van Buskirk Yoder, composer
Oct 09 Jacques Tati[scheff], La Pecq France, director (Traffic, Playtime) in the year 1908.
Oct 09 In the year 1908 the birth of Jacques Tati, French actor, screenwriter and director
Oct 10 In the year 1908 baseball Writers Association, formed
Oct 10 David Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history armen Carapetyan, composer
Oct 12 Ann Lane Petry, US journalist/author (Street) in the year 1908.
Oct 13 In the year 1908 john Grant, British rear-admiral
Oct 14 On this day in history baseball Writers Association of America, forms
Oct 15 John Kenneth Galbraith, economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award) in the year 1908.
Oct 16 On this day in history edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux
Oct 16 In the year 1908 enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
Oct 18 Belgium annexes Congo Free State on this day in history.
Oct 19 Nils Geirr Tveitt, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 20 King Leopold II sells Congo to Belgium in the year 1908.
Oct 21 On this day in history alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet)
Oct 22 Helmut Gollwitzer, German theologist/antifascist on this day in history.
Oct 24 Billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game" on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1908 john Alwyne Kitching, zoologist
Oct 29 Stewart Myles MacPherson, broadcaster on this day in history.
Oct 30 Franco Margola, composer on this day in history.
Oct 31 4th Olympic games end in London on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1908 4th Olympic games ends in London
Nov 02 On this day in history reginald Beckwith, York England, actor (Genevieve, Doctor in Love)
Nov 03 In the year 1908 bronko Nagurski, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)
Nov 03 William Howard Taft (R) elected 27th pres over William Jennings Bryan on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history william Howard Taft (R) elected 27th President over William Jennings Bryan
Nov 04 In the year 1908 anthony Warde, PA, actor (Black Widow)
Nov 04 Brooklyn Academy of Music, opens in NYC in the year 1908.
Nov 04 On this day in history tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies
Nov 06 In the year 1908 fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding)