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Historical Events In 1908

Thursday, 06 May 2021

May 05   Jacques Massu, French general (Algeria) in the year 1908.  

May 06   Necil Kazim Akses, composer in the year 1908.  

May 07   On this day in history ed MacDonald, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)  

May 08   Arturo De Cordova, [Rodriguez], Merida Mexico, actor (Medal for Benny) on this day in history.  

May 09   On this day in history dirk Fock becomes Governor of Suriname  

May 10   1st Mother's Day observed (Phila) in the year 1908.  

May 10   Carl Albert, (D) speaker of the House in the year 1908.  

May 10   On this day in history the first Mother's Day observed (Philadelphia)  

May 12   George Bernard Shaws' "Getting Married" premieres in London on this day in history.  

May 12   George Bernard Shaws' "Getting Married," premieres in London on this day in history.  

May 12   In the year 1908 melesio Morales, composer, dies at 69  

May 12   On this day in history wireless Radio Broadcasting is patented by Nathan B Stubblefield  

May 13   In the year 1908 michael Richardson, commandant (Home for Disabled Sailors)  

May 13   Navy Nurse Corps established on this day in history.  

May 14   On this day in history 1st passenger flight in an airplane  

May 14   The first passenger flight in an airplane in the year 1908.  

May 15   Artist Claude Monet destroys some of his paintings, which he didn't like on this day in history.  

May 15   In the year 1908 lars-Eric Vilner Larsson, Akarp Sweden, composer (Linden)  

May 16   Hilary Preston, editor on this day in history.  

May 17   Sigismund Toduta, composer in the year 1908.  

May 20   On this day in history jimmy Stewart, PA, actor (Mr Smith Goes to Wash, Wonderful Life)  

May 20   The birth of James Stewart, American film actor on this day in history.  

May 21   In the year 1908 1st horror movie (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde) premieres in Chicago  

May 21   The first horror movie (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde) premieres in Chicago on this day in history.  

May 23   On this day in history dirigible explodes over San Fransisco Bay, 16 passengers fall, none die  

May 23   On this day in history dirigible explodes over SF Bay, 16 passengers fall, none die  

May 23   Francois Coppee, French poet, dies on this day in history.  

May 23   On this day in history john Bardeen, US, physicist (transistor, Nobel 1956, 1972)  

May 23   In the year 1908 part of the Great White Fleet arrives in Puget Sound WA  

May 24   In the year 1908 belgium Catholic socialist/liberal parliamentary election  

May 24   On this day in history kresimir Fribec, composer  

May 25   In the year 1908 david Lean, British director (Lawrence of Arabia)  

May 26   At Masjed Soleyman (مسجد سليمان) in southwest Persia, the first major commercial oil strike in the Middle East is made. The rights to the resource are quickly acquired by the United Kingdom on this day in history.  

May 26   Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, Indies theologist (Ahmadiyya motion), dies at 69 on this day in history.  

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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 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of ben Grauer, NYC, newscaster (Big Story)  

Jan 02   Janis Kepitis, composer was born on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1908 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   Anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Jan 14   On this day in history holger Drachmann, writer, dies  

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

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

Jan 25   In the year 1908 death of mikhail Chigorin, Russian chess player (b. 1850)  

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

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