Historical Events In 1908
Thursday, 23 May 2019
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) in the year 1908.
Oct 08 In the year 1908 paul Van Buskirk Yoder, composer
Oct 09 Jacques Tati[scheff], La Pecq France, director (Traffic, Playtime) on this day in history.
Oct 09 The birth of Jacques Tati, French actor, screenwriter and director in the year 1908.
Oct 10 Baseball Writers Association, formed in the year 1908.
Oct 10 In the year 1908 david Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer
Oct 11 In the year 1908 armen Carapetyan, composer
Oct 12 Ann Lane Petry, US journalist/author (Street) in the year 1908.
Oct 13 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Oct 16 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
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 Alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 31 4th Olympic games end in London on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history 4th Olympic games ends in London
Nov 02 Reginald Beckwith, York England, actor (Genevieve, Doctor in Love) on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1908 bronko Nagurski, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)
Nov 03 In the year 1908 william Howard Taft (R) elected 27th pres over William Jennings Bryan
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) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Brooklyn Academy of Music, opens in NYC in the year 1908.
Nov 04 In the year 1908 tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies
Nov 06 Fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding) on this day in history.