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Historical Events In 1908

Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Jan 17   On this day in history ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane, dies at 72  

Jan 18   In the year 1908 albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59)  

Jan 18   In the year 1908 frederick Delius' "Brigg Fair," premieres  

Jan 20   Ian Peebles, cricketer (Scottish leg-spinner, England 1927-31) on this day in history.  

Jan 21   On this day in history august Strindberg's "Spoksonaten," premieres in Stockholm  

Jan 21   Jan 21, A New York City law is passed making it illegal for a woman to smoke in public in the year 1908.  

Jan 21   In the year 1908 new York City NY regulation makes it illegal for a woman to smoke in public  

Jan 23   Edward Alexander MacDowell, US composer (Indian Suite), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

Jan 23   On this day in history hubert Nicholson, poet/novelist  

Jan 23   US & Great-Britain demand end of abuses in Congo on this day in history.  

Jan 23   On this day in history uS &Great-Britain demand end of abuses in Congo  

Jan 24   Gen Baden-Powell starts Boy-Scouts on this day in history.  

Jan 24   General Baden-Powell starts Boy-Scouts in the year 1908.  

Jan 24   Robert Baden-Powell organizes the first Boy Scout troop in England in the year 1908.  

Jan 25   John Blockx' opera "Baldie" premieres in Antwerp in the year 1908.  

Jan 25   In the year 1908 lord Iliffe, English publisher (Coventry Evening Telegraph/Autocar)  

Jan 26   Stephane Grappelli, British (?) jazz/violinist on this day in history.  

Jan 26   In the year 1908 the birth of Stephane Grappelli, French jazz violinist  

Jan 27   Pasiphaë, a satellite of Jupiter, discovered by Melotte on this day in history.  

Jan 27   On this day in history pasiphaë, a satellite of Jupiter, discovered by Melotte  

Jan 27   In the year 1908 william Randolph Hearst Jr, newspaper publisher (Hearst Publishing)  

Jan 28   In the year 1908 hans [Hendrik AJ] Tiemeijer, Dutch actor/director/writer (Fear)  

Jan 29   Adam Clayton Powell, (Rep-D-NY, 1945-70) on this day in history.  

Jan 29   On this day in history alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, at Cornell University, incorporates  

Jan 29   In the year 1908 the birth of Adam Clayton Powell, American politician  

Jan 31   In the year 1908 rené Simone Mathieu, France, doubles tennis star (Wimbledon 1934)  

Feb 01   In the year 1908 albie Booth, collegiate Hall of Fame football star (Yale)  

Feb 01   In the year 1908 carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44  

Feb 01   On this day in history king Carlos I of Portugal and his son, Prince Luis Filipe are killed in Terreiro do Paco, Lisbon.  

Feb 02   On this day in history anita Garvin, actress (Swiss Miss, Blotto, Charlatan, Hats Off)  

Feb 03   On this day in history oddbjorn Hagen, Norway, cross country jumper (Olympic-gold-1936)  

Feb 03   In the year 1908 supreme Court rules a union boycott violates Sherman Antitrust Act  

Feb 04   Emmanuel "Manny" Klein, trumpeter on this day in history.  

Feb 06   Amintore Fanfani, premier of Italy on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1908

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1908 birth of kinue Hitoma, Japan, 800m runner (Oly-silver-1928)  

Jan 02   Ben Grauer, NYC, newscaster (Big Story) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Janis Kepitis, composer was born in the year 1908.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Austrian nude model/Hitler's lover  

Jan 04   Walther Vanbeselaere, Flemish art historian was born in the year 1908.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of george Dolenz, Trieste Italy, actor (Count of Monte Cristo)  

Jan 06   Menahem Avidom, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 07   In the year 1908 birth of red Allen, American musician (d. 1967)  

Famous Deaths In 1908

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   Antony Winkler Prins, writer (Groiller Encyclopaedia), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   In the year 1908 abraham Goldfaden, US Yiddish stage performer (Shulamis), dies at 67  

Jan 10   On this day in history anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65  

Jan 14   Holger Drachmann, writer, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 17   Ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane, dies at 72 in the year 1908.  

Jan 23   In the year 1908 edward Alexander MacDowell, US composer (Indian Suite), dies at 47  

Jan 25   Mikhail Chigorin, Russian chess player (b. 1850) died in the year 1908.  

Feb 01   On this day in history death of carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44  

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