Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Oct 07 On this day in history crete revolts against Turkey and aligns with Greece
Oct 07 Richard Caldicot, London England, actor (Horse's Mouth) on this day in history.
Oct 08 NY Giants set season attendance record at 910,000 (broken in 1920) in the year 1908.
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 Baseball Writers Association, formed on this day in history.
Oct 10 David Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer in the year 1908.
Oct 11 On this day in history armen Carapetyan, composer
Oct 12 Ann Lane Petry, US journalist/author (Street) on this day in history.
Oct 13 John Grant, British rear-admiral in the year 1908.
Oct 14 In the year 1908 baseball Writers Association of America, forms
Oct 15 On this day in history john Kenneth Galbraith, economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award)
Oct 16 In the year 1908 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 In the year 1908 belgium annexes Congo Free State
Oct 19 In the year 1908 nils Geirr Tveitt, composer
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 In the year 1908 helmut Gollwitzer, German theologist/antifascist
Oct 24 Billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game" in the year 1908.
Oct 24 In the year 1908 john Alwyne Kitching, zoologist
Oct 29 Stewart Myles MacPherson, broadcaster in the year 1908.
Oct 30 Franco Margola, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 31 4th Olympic games end in London in the year 1908.
Oct 31 4th Olympic games ends in London on this day in history.
Nov 02 Reginald Beckwith, York England, actor (Genevieve, Doctor in Love) on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history bronko Nagurski, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)
Nov 03 William Howard Taft (R) elected 27th pres over William Jennings Bryan in the year 1908.
Nov 03 On this day in history william Howard Taft (R) elected 27th President over William Jennings Bryan
Nov 04 Anthony Warde, PA, actor (Black Widow) on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1908 brooklyn Academy of Music, opens in NYC
Nov 04 Tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies in the year 1908.
Nov 06 Fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding) in the year 1908.