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Historical Events In 1908

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

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

May 06   On this day in history necil Kazim Akses, composer  

May 07   Ed MacDonald, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown) on this day in history.  

May 08   Arturo De Cordova, [Rodriguez], Merida Mexico, actor (Medal for Benny) in the year 1908.  

May 09   In the year 1908 dirk Fock becomes Governor of Suriname  

May 10   1st Mother's Day observed (Phila) on this day in history.  

May 10   On this day in history carl Albert, (D) speaker of the House  

May 10   The first Mother's Day observed (Philadelphia) on this day in history.  

May 12   In the year 1908 george Bernard Shaws' "Getting Married" premieres in London  

May 12   In the year 1908 george Bernard Shaws' "Getting Married," premieres in London  

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

May 12   Wireless Radio Broadcasting is patented by Nathan B Stubblefield in the year 1908.  

May 13   On this day in history michael Richardson, commandant (Home for Disabled Sailors)  

May 13   Navy Nurse Corps established in the year 1908.  

May 14   1st passenger flight in an airplane in the year 1908.  

May 14   The first passenger flight in an airplane on this day in history.  

May 15   In the year 1908 artist Claude Monet destroys some of his paintings, which he didn't like  

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

May 16   Hilary Preston, editor in the year 1908.  

May 17   Sigismund Toduta, composer on this day in history.  

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

May 20   In the year 1908 the birth of James Stewart, American film actor  

May 21   1st horror movie (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde) premieres in Chicago on this day in history.  

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

May 23   Dirigible explodes over San Fransisco Bay, 16 passengers fall, none die on this day in history.  

May 23   Dirigible explodes over SF Bay, 16 passengers fall, none die in the year 1908.  

May 23   In the year 1908 francois Coppee, French poet, dies  

May 23   John Bardeen, US, physicist (transistor, Nobel 1956, 1972) on this day in history.  

May 23   Part of the Great White Fleet arrives in Puget Sound WA in the year 1908.  

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

May 24   Kresimir Fribec, composer in the year 1908.  

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

May 26   On this day in history mirza Ghulam Ahmad, Indies theologist (Ahmadiyya motion), dies at 69  

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Famous Birthdays In 1908

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of kinue Hitoma, Japan, 800m runner (Oly-silver-1928)  

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

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

Jan 04   In the year 1908 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   In the year 1908 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   Antony Winkler Prins, writer (Groiller Encyclopaedia), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Abraham Goldfaden, US Yiddish stage performer (Shulamis), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

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

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 in the year 1908.  

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

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