Historical Events In April - 08
Friday, 14 May 2021
1881 On April - 08 fernand Lamy, composer
1884 The birth of Harry S.Truman, Former American President on April - 08.
1885 Dimitrios Levidis, composer on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history william Ewart Gladstone introduces the first Irish Home Rule Bill into the British House of Commons.
1886 Margaret A Barnes, writer on April - 08.
1887 On this day in history walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl)
1889 Adrian Boult, Chester England, conductor/composer (BBC Sym Orch) on April - 08.
1889 On April - 08 henry Jupp, cricketer (scored 63 on Test debut for Engl in 1877), dies
1890 Junius Morgan, philanthropist, dies at 76 on April - 08.
1892 On this day in history a Charlois discovers asteroid #331 Etheridgea
1893 The birth of Mary Pickford, American actress on this day in history.
1893 The Critic reports that ice cream soda is our national drink on April - 08.
1893 Grace Cunard, Columbus OH, silent screen actress (Resurrection) on this day in history.
1894 On April - 08 bankim C Chattopadhyaya, writer (Mrinalini, Anandamath), dies at 55
1895 On April - 08 bert I Gordon, NY
1896 On April - 08 karl Hermann Pillney, composer
1897 Herbert Eimert, German composer/musicologist (Glockenspiel) on this day in history.
1897 On this day in history george Garrett, composer, dies at 62
1898 Battle of Atbara River, Anglo-Egyptian forces crush 6,000 Sudanese on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history achiel H Acker, Belgian premier (1945-46, 1954-58)
1902 On April - 08 arthur Wellard, cricketer (big hitting Somerset & England batsman)
1902 On April - 08 sipyagain, Russian min of interior/headed Secret Service, assassinated
1903 Ilka Chase, NYC, actress (Masquerade Party, Trials of O'Brien) on April - 08.
1904 Gr Brit & France sign Cordial Entente concerning colonial matter on April - 08.
1904 On April - 08 john Antill, composer
1905 On April - 08 british East African Protectorate becomes colony of Kenya
1905 George Baxter, Paris France, actor (Flying Saucer, Lili, Caged) on April - 08.
1906 Charles J B Jonckheere, Flemish poet/writer (Mirror of the Sea) on this day in history.
1907 Maurice Stacey, chemist on this day in history.
1908 On April - 08 lord Asquith succeeds Henry Campbell-Bannerman as British premier
1908 Neil Lawson, British high court judge on April - 08.
1909 George Dixon, trumpet/sax on this day in history.
1910 On April - 08 dumitru Dan (Romania) completed a 62,137 mile (100,000 m) walk
1910 On April - 08 george Musso, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)