Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Sep 18 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50) in the year 1908.
Sep 19 In the year 1908 gustav Mahler's 7th Symphony, premieres in Prague
Sep 19 In the year 1908 mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
Sep 20 In the year 1908 alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
Sep 20 On this day in history chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0
Sep 20 In the year 1908 pablo Martin Melitou de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer, dies at 64
Sep 21 Pablo de Sarasate, Spanish violinist/composer (Spanish Dancer), dies in the year 1908.
Sep 22 On this day in history bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey)
Sep 23 In the year 1908 giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th & disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay & pennant)
Sep 23 On this day in history university of Alberta opens
Sep 24 Robert B Rhoads becomes 1st Cleveland pitcher (Cleveland Naps) to toss a no-hit game, Cleveland 2, Boston 1 in the year 1908.
Sep 25 Cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1908 eugen Suchon, composer
Sep 26 On this day in history ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader
Sep 26 On this day in history maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
Sep 27 Shiv Verma, soldier on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1908 the first production of the Ford Model T automobile was built at the Piquette Plant in Detroit, Michigan.
Sep 29 Calgary Rugby Football Union forms in the year 1908.
Sep 29 In the year 1908 greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips)
Sep 29 In the year 1908 joaquim M Machado de Assis, Brazil writer (Dom Casmurro), dies at 69
Sep 30 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory) on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1908 maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow
Oct 01 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague) on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1908 first Model T Ford produced in Detroit
Oct 01 On this day in history henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825)
Oct 01 Herman David Koppel, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 01 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1 on this day in history.
Oct 02 Addie Joss perfect game stops Ed Walsh 1-0 who won 40 in a row on this day in history.
Oct 03 The Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna in the year 1908.
Oct 05 Bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific)
Oct 06 On this day in history austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece on this day in history.