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Historical Events In 1908

Friday, 24 May 2019

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

Jan 18   Albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59) in the year 1908.  

Jan 18   Frederick Delius' "Brigg Fair," premieres on this day in history.  

Jan 20   On this day in history ian Peebles, cricketer (Scottish leg-spinner, England 1927-31)  

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

Jan 21   On this day in history jan 21, A New York City law is passed making it illegal for a woman to smoke in public.  

Jan 21   New York City NY regulation makes it illegal for a woman to smoke in public on this day in history.  

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

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   Gen Baden-Powell starts Boy-Scouts in the year 1908.  

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

Jan 24   On this day in history robert Baden-Powell organizes the first Boy Scout troop in England.  

Jan 25   John Blockx' opera "Baldie" premieres in Antwerp on this day in history.  

Jan 25   On this day in history 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 in the year 1908.  

Jan 27   In the year 1908 pasiphaë, a satellite of Jupiter, discovered by Melotte  

Jan 27   On this day in history william Randolph Hearst Jr, newspaper publisher (Hearst Publishing)  

Jan 28   Hans [Hendrik AJ] Tiemeijer, Dutch actor/director/writer (Fear) in the year 1908.  

Jan 29   Adam Clayton Powell, (Rep-D-NY, 1945-70) in the year 1908.  

Jan 29   Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, at Cornell University, incorporates in the year 1908.  

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

Jan 31   René Simone Mathieu, France, doubles tennis star (Wimbledon 1934) in the year 1908.  

Feb 01   On this day in history albie Booth, collegiate Hall of Fame football star (Yale)  

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

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

Feb 02   Anita Garvin, actress (Swiss Miss, Blotto, Charlatan, Hats Off) on this day in history.  

Feb 03   Oddbjorn Hagen, Norway, cross country jumper (Olympic-gold-1936) in the year 1908.  

Feb 03   Supreme Court rules a union boycott violates Sherman Antitrust Act in the year 1908.  

Feb 04   In the year 1908 emmanuel "Manny" Klein, trumpeter  

Feb 06   On this day in history amintore Fanfani, premier of Italy  

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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 in the year 1908.  

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

Jan 04   Angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Austrian nude model/Hitler's lover was born in the year 1908.  

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

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 in the year 1908.  

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   In the year 1908 antony Winkler Prins, writer (Groiller Encyclopaedia), dies at 70  

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

Jan 10   In the year 1908 anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65  

Jan 14   Holger Drachmann, writer, dies in the year 1908.  

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

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

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

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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