Historical Events In 1908
Monday, 10 May 2021
Sep 18 On this day in history viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50)
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 On this day in history alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
Sep 20 In the year 1908 chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0
Sep 20 On this day in history 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 Giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th & disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay & pennant) on this day in history.
Sep 23 University of Alberta opens on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history robert B Rhoads becomes 1st Cleveland pitcher (Cleveland Naps) to toss a no-hit game, Cleveland 2, Boston 1
Sep 25 Cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout in the year 1908.
Sep 25 On this day in history eugen Suchon, composer
Sep 26 Ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader in the year 1908.
Sep 26 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker in the year 1908.
Sep 27 Shiv Verma, soldier on this day in history.
Sep 27 The first production of the Ford Model T automobile was built at the Piquette Plant in Detroit, Michigan on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1908 calgary Rugby Football Union forms
Sep 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history david Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory)
Sep 30 Maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague)
Oct 01 On this day in history first Model T Ford produced in Detroit
Oct 01 Henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825) on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1908 herman David Koppel, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history jack Chesbro's final Yankee victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1
Oct 02 Addie Joss perfect game stops Ed Walsh 1-0 who won 40 in a row in the year 1908.
Oct 03 The Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1908 bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar
Oct 05 In the year 1908 joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific)
Oct 06 In the year 1908 austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina on this day in history.
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece in the year 1908.