Historical Events In 1908
Monday, 25 March 2019
Jun 13 In the year 1908 tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 8 for heavyweight boxing title
Jun 14 In the year 1908 fourth German Navy Bill is passed authorising the financing the building of another four major warships.
Jun 14 John Scott Trotter, Charlotte NC, orch leader (George Gobel Show) in the year 1908.
Jun 15 World congress for Woman's rights opens in Amsterdam in the year 1908.
Jun 17 In the year 1908 frank Sully, St Louis MO, actor (Along Came Jones, Phantom Thief)
Jun 18 On this day in history bud Collyer, NYC, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth)
Jun 18 In the year 1908 japanese immigration to Brazil begins when 781 people arrive in Santos aboard the Kasato-Maru ship
Jun 19 Mildred Natwick, Balt Md, actress (She Wore a Yellow Ribbon) on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history billy Werber, American baseball player
Jun 21 In the year 1908 nikolai A Rimski-Korssakov, Russian composer (Sheherazade), dies at 64
Jun 22 George Armin Goyder, businessman/social philosopher in the year 1908.
Jun 23 Paulus Akkerman, [Paul fen Nijenborn], Frisian writer (Each om Each) in the year 1908.
Jun 24 On this day in history a Kopff discovers asteroids #663 Gerlinde ʘ Judith
Jun 24 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 in the year 1908.
Jun 24 Hugo Distler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1908 yanks replace Clark Griffith with Kid Elberfeld as manager who is destined to have worse won-lost pct of any Yankee mgr 27-71 (.276)
Jun 27 Hans de Jong, musician/conductor (De Damrakkertjes) in the year 1908.
Jun 28 On this day in history james L Reinsch, media-adviser (Roosevelt/Churchill/Kennedy)
Jun 29 Paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe) in the year 1908.
Jun 30 On this day in history boston's Cy Young's 2nd no-hitter, beats NY Highlanders, 8-0
Jun 30 Charles Camproux, French linguistic/author (Bestiari) on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1908 giant fireball impacts in Central Siberia (Tunguska Event)
Jul 01 Estee Lauder, CEO (Estee Lauder's cosmetics) in the year 1908.
Jul 02 On this day in history jean Sinclair, teacher/campaigner
Jul 03 On this day in history joel Chandler Harris, created Uncle Remus, dies at 59
Jul 03 Thomas Narcejac, Rochefort-sur-Mer France, writer (Vertigo) on this day in history.
Jul 04 Aurelio Peccei, Italian businessman/chairman (Club of Rome) on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1908 nY Giant George "Hooks" Witse no-hits Phila Phillies, 1-0 in 10 inn
Jul 06 CDR Robert Peary sails in Roosevelt from New York to explore Arctic on this day in history.
Jul 06 Leonce Grass, Flemish singer/conductor in the year 1908.
Jul 06 Robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for north pole on this day in history.
Jul 06 Robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for the north pole in the year 1908.
Jul 07 Evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher on this day in history.
Jul 07 Great White Fleet leaves SF Bay in the year 1908.