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Historical Events In 1908

Monday, 21 January 2019

Jan 17   Ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   Albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59) on this day in history.  

Jan 18   Frederick Delius' "Brigg Fair," premieres in the year 1908.  

Jan 20   In the year 1908 ian Peebles, cricketer (Scottish leg-spinner, England 1927-31)  

Jan 21   August Strindberg's "Spoksonaten," premieres in Stockholm on this day in history.  

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   New York City NY regulation makes it illegal for a woman to smoke in public on this day in history.  

Jan 23   On this day in history edward Alexander MacDowell, US composer (Indian Suite), dies at 47  

Jan 23   Hubert Nicholson, poet/novelist in the year 1908.  

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   In the year 1908 gen Baden-Powell starts Boy-Scouts  

Jan 24   In the year 1908 general Baden-Powell starts Boy-Scouts  

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 in the year 1908.  

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

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

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

Jan 27   William Randolph Hearst Jr, newspaper publisher (Hearst Publishing) in the year 1908.  

Jan 28   On this day in history hans [Hendrik AJ] Tiemeijer, Dutch actor/director/writer (Fear)  

Jan 29   On this day in history adam Clayton Powell, (Rep-D-NY, 1945-70)  

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

Jan 29   The birth of Adam Clayton Powell, American politician on this day in history.  

Jan 31   On this day in history rené Simone Mathieu, France, doubles tennis star (Wimbledon 1934)  

Feb 01   Albie Booth, collegiate Hall of Fame football star (Yale) on this day in history.  

Feb 01   Carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44 in the year 1908.  

Feb 01   In the year 1908 king Carlos I of Portugal and his son, Prince Luis Filipe are killed in Terreiro do Paco, Lisbon.  

Feb 02   In the year 1908 anita Garvin, actress (Swiss Miss, Blotto, Charlatan, Hats Off)  

Feb 03   In the year 1908 oddbjorn Hagen, Norway, cross country jumper (Olympic-gold-1936)  

Feb 03   On this day in history supreme Court rules a union boycott violates Sherman Antitrust Act  

Feb 04   Emmanuel "Manny" Klein, trumpeter in the year 1908.  

Feb 06   In the year 1908 amintore Fanfani, premier of Italy  

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Famous Birthdays In 1908

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Kinue Hitoma, Japan, 800m runner (Oly-silver-1928) was born in the year 1908.  

Jan 02   In the year 1908 birth of ben Grauer, NYC, newscaster (Big Story)  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of janis Kepitis, composer  

Jan 04   In the year 1908 birth of angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Austrian nude model/Hitler's lover  

Jan 04   In the year 1908 birth of walther Vanbeselaere, Flemish art historian  

Jan 05   George Dolenz, Trieste Italy, actor (Count of Monte Cristo) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   In the year 1908 birth of menahem Avidom, composer  

Jan 07   On this day in history 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 in the year 1908.  

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   In the year 1908 holger Drachmann, writer, dies  

Jan 17   Ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 23   On this day in history edward Alexander MacDowell, US composer (Indian Suite), dies at 47  

Jan 25   Mikhail Chigorin, Russian chess player (b. 1850) died on this day in history.  

Feb 01   Carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44 died on this day in history.  

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