Historical Events In 1908
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Aug 04 Kurt Eichhorn, conductor in the year 1908.
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 In the year 1908 st Louis Card John Lush's 2nd no-hitter, beats Dodgers, 2-0 in 6 inn
Aug 08 Arthur J Goldberg, Ill, UN ambassador/Supreme Court justice (1962-65) on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1908 joseph [Maria] Olbrich, architect (Wiener Sezession), dies at 40
Aug 10 Gabrielle Keiller, collector/golfer on this day in history.
Aug 12 Ford builds the first Model T in the year 1908.
Aug 12 Lord Renton, QC/British govt minister on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history cy Young Day in Boston, he pitches briefly against an All-Star team
Aug 13 Gene Raymond, NYC, actor (Paris 7000, Fireside Theater) on this day in history.
Aug 13 Ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67 in the year 1908.
Aug 14 Lady Jean Swaythling, chief controller (ATS) in the year 1908.
Aug 14 In the year 1908 race riot in Springfield Illinois
Aug 17 On this day in history b Tarkington & HL Wilson's "Man from Home," premieres in NYC
Aug 17 On this day in history bank of Italy opens new HQ at Clay &Montgomery
Aug 17 Kurt Hessenberg, composer on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history armijn Pane, Indonesian writer (Belenggu)
Aug 20 Alfonso Lopez, baseball player (AL Manager of the year 1959) on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history congo Free State becomes Belgian Congo
Aug 20 On this day in history congo Free State becomes the Belgian Congo 1912 Plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 On this day in history louis Varney, composer, dies at 64
Aug 21 David Farrar, Forest Gate England, actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse) in the year 1908.
Aug 22 On this day in history henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer
Aug 22 Henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment) on this day in history.
Aug 22 The birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer in the year 1908.
Aug 23 In the year 1908 arthur Adamov, Kislovodsk Russia, playwright (Paolo Paoli)
Aug 24 Tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 13 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1908 allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race
Aug 25 Allen Winter wins US first $50,000 trotting race in the year 1908.
Aug 25 In the year 1908 esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist
Aug 26 Bill Hunt, cricketer (NSW slow left-armer, Test for Australia 1933) in the year 1908.
Aug 27 On this day in history calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as the Tigers
Aug 27 Donald [George] Bradman, Australian cricketer (6,996 runs) in the year 1908.