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Historical Events In 1908

Friday, 16 November 2018

May 26   On this day in history robert Morley, England, actor (High Road to China, African Queen)  

May 27   On this day in history alex Brown, snooker player  

May 27   Maulana Hakeem Noor-ud-Din iss elected the first Khalifa of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in the year 1908.  

May 28   On this day in history ian Lancaster Fleming, London England, author (James Bond)  

May 28   On this day in history the birth of Ian Fleming, British writer  

May 28   The birth of Ian Fleming, British writer2006 President Alvaro Uribe Velez is re-elected in Colombia for a second term. He becomes the first president in over a century to serve consecutive terms on this day in history.  

May 30   1st federal workmen's compensation law approved on this day in history.  

May 30   Aldrich Vineland Currency Act forerunner to Federal Reserve System in the year 1908.  

May 30   On this day in history first federal workmen's compensation law approved  

May 30   In the year 1908 mel[vin J] Blanc, voice (Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd & Porky Pig)  

May 30   On this day in history paris advocate E Archdeacon is first passenger in a airplane  

May 30   In the year 1908 the birth of Mel Blanc, Provided many cartoon voices for Warner Brothers  

May 30   On this day in history uS Assay Office in Salt Lake City UT authorized  

May 31   In the year 1908 c L "Boy" Johnson, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies  

May 31   Don Ameche, Kenosha WI, actor (Cocoon, Trading Places) in the year 1908.  

May 31   On this day in history miss Pottelsberghe de la Pottery is 1st airplane passenger (Belgium)  

May 31   Miss Pottelsberghe de la Pottery is first female airplane passenger (Belgium) in the year 1908.  

Jun 01   In the year 1908 john Krohn begins walk around perimeter of US, which took 357 days  

Jun 01   Percy Edwards, animal imitator on this day in history.  

Jun 02   On this day in history 33rd Preakness: Eddie Dugan aboard Royal Tourist wins in 1:46.4  

Jun 02   Gordon Weir, cricketer (NZ batsman in 11 Tests 1930-37) on this day in history.  

Jun 02   Redvers H Buller, English general, dies at 68 in the year 1908.  

Jun 03   In the year 1908 adele Dixon, actress (Calling the Tune)  

Jun 04   In the year 1908 earl of Halsbury, chancellor (Brunei University)  

Jun 05   In the year 1908 jack Jacob, senior master (British Supreme Court)  

Jun 05   Luca Fumagalli, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Jun 08   Johan Lindegren, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1908.  

Jun 09   On this day in history j F Williams-Wynne, Lord-Lieutenant (Gwynedd)  

Jun 09   Jose FdT Coelho, Portuguese writer (Os meus amores), dies at 46 on this day in history.  

Jun 10   1st flying club, Aeronautical Society of NY, opens in the year 1908.  

Jun 10   Brinsley Ford, CEO (National Art Collections Fund) on this day in history.  

Jun 11   Georg Adler, German statehouse head, dies at 45 in the year 1908.  

Jun 12   On this day in history lusitania crosses Atlantic in record 4 days 15 hours (NYC)  

Jun 12   On this day in history max Tailleur, adjudant to Prince Bernhard/Jewish humorist  

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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   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   On this day in history 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 in the year 1908.  

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

Jan 07   Red Allen, American musician (d. 1967) was born on this day in history.  

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   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   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 in the year 1908.  

Feb 01   In the year 1908 death of carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44  

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