Historical Events In 1908
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Oct 07 On this day in history crete revolts against Turkey and aligns with Greece
Oct 07 In the year 1908 richard Caldicot, London England, actor (Horse's Mouth)
Oct 08 On this day in history nY Giants set season attendance record at 910,000 (broken in 1920)
Oct 08 Paul Van Buskirk Yoder, composer on this day in history.
Oct 09 Jacques Tati[scheff], La Pecq France, director (Traffic, Playtime) in the year 1908.
Oct 09 On this day in history the birth of Jacques Tati, French actor, screenwriter and director
Oct 10 Baseball Writers Association, formed on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1908 david Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer
Oct 11 On this day in history armen Carapetyan, composer
Oct 12 In the year 1908 ann Lane Petry, US journalist/author (Street)
Oct 13 On this day in history john Grant, British rear-admiral
Oct 14 Baseball Writers Association of America, forms on this day in history.
Oct 15 John Kenneth Galbraith, economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award) in the year 1908.
Oct 16 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
Oct 16 Enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85) on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1908 belgium annexes Congo Free State
Oct 19 Nils Geirr Tveitt, composer on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1908 king Leopold II sells Congo to Belgium
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 In the year 1908 billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game"
Oct 24 On this day in history john Alwyne Kitching, zoologist
Oct 29 Stewart Myles MacPherson, broadcaster on this day in history.
Oct 30 Franco Margola, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 31 In the year 1908 4th Olympic games end in London
Oct 31 4th Olympic games ends in London on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 william Howard Taft (R) elected 27th President over William Jennings Bryan
Nov 04 Anthony Warde, PA, actor (Black Widow) in the year 1908.
Nov 04 In the year 1908 brooklyn Academy of Music, opens in NYC
Nov 04 On this day in history tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies
Nov 06 Fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding) on this day in history.