Historical Events In 1908
Friday, 29 September 2023
Jul 08 In the year 1908 louis Jordan, Ark, alto saxman (Caldonia)
Jul 09 On this day in history cHU (Christian Historic Union) Dutch political party forms
Jul 10 Eliza Laurillard, vicar/poet/writer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jul 10 H Kamerlingh Onnes makes helium liquid (-269°C) on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1908 alain Cuny, actor (Detective, Weite Land, Emmanuelle)
Jul 13 4th modern Olympic games opens in London in the year 1908.
Jul 14 Chaim Raphael, writer in the year 1908.
Jul 14 William Mason, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1908.
Jul 16 On this day in history aruna Asaf Ali, politician
Jul 17 Rudolf Petzold, composer on this day in history.
Jul 18 Jaime Nuno, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1908 feyenoord soccer team forms in Rotterdam
Jul 20 Federico Chueca, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history gunnar de Frumerie, composer
Jul 22 In the year 1908 amy Vanderbilt, authority on etiquette (Complete Book of Etiquette)
Jul 22 W Lorenz discovers asteroid #665 Sabine in the year 1908.
Jul 23 On this day in history a Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise
Jul 23 In the year 1908 karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie)
Jul 24 John Hayes wins 4th olympics marathon (2:55:18.4 world record) in the year 1908.
Jul 25 In the year 1908 ajinomoto is founded. Kikunae Ikeda of the Tokyo Imperial University discovers that a key ingredient in Konbu soup stock is monosodium glutamate (MSG), and patents a process for manufacturing it.
Jul 25 Joseph Mitchell, writer in the year 1908.
Jul 26 Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) formed in the year 1908.
Jul 26 Federal Bureau of Investigation established on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1908 predecessor of the FBI is created by the Department of Justice
Jul 26 Salvador Allende Gossens, Chile's last elected president (1970-73) on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1908 a Kopff discovers asteroid #668 Dora
Jul 27 On this day in history lord Jenkins of Putney, British MP of Arts (Labour)
Jul 28 In the year 1908 zbigniew Turski, composer
Jul 29 St Louis Browns Rube Waddell strikes out 16 Phila Athletics in the year 1908.
Jul 30 Around the World Autombile Race ends in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history around the World Automobile Race ends in Paris
Aug 01 In the year 1908 miloslav Kabelac, composer
Aug 02 In the year 1908 george Kimble, geographer
Aug 03 On this day in history dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia)