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.