Historical Events In 1908
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Sep 18 In the year 1908 viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50)
Sep 19 Gustav Mahler's 7th Symphony, premieres in Prague on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
Sep 20 Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist in the year 1908.
Sep 20 Chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1908 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 In the year 1908 university of Alberta opens
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 In the year 1908 cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout
Sep 25 Eugen Suchon, composer on this day in history.
Sep 26 Ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1908 maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
Sep 27 In the year 1908 shiv Verma, soldier
Sep 27 The first production of the Ford Model T automobile was built at the Piquette Plant in Detroit, Michigan in the year 1908.
Sep 29 Calgary Rugby Football Union forms in the year 1908.
Sep 29 Greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1908 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 On this day in history herman David Koppel, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history jack Chesbro's final Yankee victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1
Oct 02 In the year 1908 addie Joss perfect game stops Ed Walsh 1-0 who won 40 in a row
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 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 On this day in history austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece on this day in history.