Historical Events In 1908
Monday, 10 May 2021
Aug 04 In the year 1908 kurt Eichhorn, conductor
Aug 05 On this day in history harold Holt, PM of Australia (1966-67); supported US in Vietnam
Aug 06 In the year 1908 george Singer, composer
Aug 06 St Louis Card John Lush's 2nd no-hitter, beats Dodgers, 2-0 in 6 inn in the year 1908.
Aug 08 In the year 1908 arthur J Goldberg, Ill, UN ambassador/Supreme Court justice (1962-65)
Aug 08 Joseph [Maria] Olbrich, architect (Wiener Sezession), dies at 40 in the year 1908.
Aug 10 On this day in history gabrielle Keiller, collector/golfer
Aug 12 In the year 1908 ford builds the first Model T.
Aug 12 Lord Renton, QC/British govt minister in the year 1908.
Aug 13 Cy Young Day in Boston, he pitches briefly against an All-Star team in the year 1908.
Aug 13 On this day in history gene Raymond, NYC, actor (Paris 7000, Fireside Theater)
Aug 13 In the year 1908 ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
Aug 14 On this day in history lady Jean Swaythling, chief controller (ATS)
Aug 14 In the year 1908 race riot in Springfield Illinois
Aug 17 In the year 1908 b Tarkington & HL Wilson's "Man from Home," premieres in NYC
Aug 17 In the year 1908 bank of Italy opens new HQ at Clay &Montgomery
Aug 17 Kurt Hessenberg, composer on this day in history.
Aug 18 Armijn Pane, Indonesian writer (Belenggu) on this day in history.
Aug 20 Alfonso Lopez, baseball player (AL Manager of the year 1959) in the year 1908.
Aug 20 Congo Free State becomes Belgian Congo in the year 1908.
Aug 20 On this day in history congo Free State becomes the Belgian Congo 1912 Plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 Louis Varney, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history david Farrar, Forest Gate England, actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse)
Aug 22 On this day in history henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer
Aug 22 In the year 1908 henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment)
Aug 22 On this day in history the birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer
Aug 23 Arthur Adamov, Kislovodsk Russia, playwright (Paolo Paoli) in the year 1908.
Aug 24 Tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 13 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1908.
Aug 25 On this day in history allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race
Aug 25 On this day in history allen Winter wins US first $50,000 trotting race
Aug 25 Esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist in the year 1908.
Aug 26 Bill Hunt, cricketer (NSW slow left-armer, Test for Australia 1933) on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as the Tigers
Aug 27 In the year 1908 donald [George] Bradman, Australian cricketer (6,996 runs)