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Historical Events In 1908

Wednesday, 08 July 2020

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

May 06   Necil Kazim Akses, composer on this day in history.  

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

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

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   Carl Albert, (D) speaker of the House on this day in history.  

May 10   In the year 1908 the first Mother's Day observed (Philadelphia)  

May 12   George Bernard Shaws' "Getting Married" premieres in London in the year 1908.  

May 12   George Bernard Shaws' "Getting Married," premieres in London in the year 1908.  

May 12   Melesio Morales, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1908.  

May 12   In the year 1908 wireless Radio Broadcasting is patented by Nathan B Stubblefield  

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

May 13   In the year 1908 navy Nurse Corps established.  

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

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

May 15   Artist Claude Monet destroys some of his paintings, which he didn't like in the year 1908.  

May 15   Lars-Eric Vilner Larsson, Akarp Sweden, composer (Linden) in the year 1908.  

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

May 17   On this day in history sigismund Toduta, composer  

May 20   In the year 1908 jimmy Stewart, PA, actor (Mr Smith Goes to Wash, Wonderful Life)  

May 20   The birth of James Stewart, American film actor in the year 1908.  

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

May 21   On this day in history the first horror movie (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde) premieres in Chicago  

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

May 24   Belgium Catholic socialist/liberal parliamentary election on this day in history.  

May 24   In the year 1908 kresimir Fribec, composer  

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

May 26   On this day in history 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.  

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   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   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   On this day in history 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   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 in the year 1908.  

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   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 in the year 1908.  

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 in the year 1908.  

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