Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1908 the first time, a ball signifying new year dropped at Times Square
Jan 02 On this day in history ben Grauer, NYC, newscaster (Big Story)
Jan 02 Canadian branch of the Royal Mint opens in Ottawa in the year 1908.
Jan 02 The founding of the Royal Mint of Canada, as a branch of the British Royal Mint on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1908 angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Austrian nude model/Hitler's lover
Jan 04 Antony Winkler Prins, writer (Groiller Encyclopaedia), dies at 70 in the year 1908.
Jan 05 In the year 1908 george Dolenz, Trieste Italy, actor (Count of Monte Cristo)
Jan 06 In the year 1908 menahem Avidom, composer
Jan 07 On this day in history england beat Australia by one wicket at the MCG
Jan 08 (Fearless) Mary Nadia Wadia, actress in the year 1908.
Jan 08 Subway transit service between Brooklyn and Manhattan begins in the year 1908.
Jan 09 Abraham Goldfaden, US Yiddish stage performer (Shulamis), dies at 67 in the year 1908.
Jan 09 Frans Schollaert succeeds De Trooz as premier of Belgium in the year 1908.
Jan 09 In the year 1908 muir Woods National Monument, California established
Jan 09 In the year 1908 simone de Beauvoir, France, author (Mandarins, 2nd Sex)
Jan 09 On this day in history the birth of Simone de Beauvoir, French novelist
Jan 10 Anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1908 bernard Lee, London England, actor (M in James Bond movies)
Jan 11 In the year 1908 lionel Stander, NYC, actor (Max-Hart to Hart, Unfaithfully Yours)
Jan 12 A long-distance radio message is sent from the Eiffel Tower for the first time on this day in history.
Jan 12 Ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WW II) in the year 1908.
Jan 13 In the year 1908 french pilot Henry Farman is 1st European to fly roundtrip
Jan 13 French pilot Henry Farman is first European to fly roundtrip on this day in history.
Jan 14 Carl Esmond, Vienna Austria, actor (Address Unknown, Hitler) on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history holger Drachmann, writer, dies
Jan 14 On this day in history roger Hartigan scores century on Test debut v Eng Adelaide (116)
Jan 14 In the year 1908 roger Hartigan scores century on Test debut vs England Adelaide (116)
Jan 15 On this day in history c Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wicket partnership 243 for Australia
Jan 15 On this day in history c Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wkt partnership 243 for Aust
Jan 15 Edward Teller, Budapest Hungary, fathered H-bomb (Manhattan Project) on this day in history.
Jan 16 Ethel Merman, stage & screen actress (Anything Goes, Call Me Madam) on this day in history.
Jan 16 Pinnacles National Monument, Calif established in the year 1908.
Jan 16 Pinnacles National Monument, California established in the year 1908.
Jan 17 Akkineni LV Lakshmi Varaprasada Rao Prasad, producer on this day in history.