Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 24 May 2020
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 In the year 1908 mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
Sep 20 On this day in history alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
Sep 20 Chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0 in the year 1908.
Sep 20 Pablo Martin Melitou de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1908 pablo de Sarasate, Spanish violinist/composer (Spanish Dancer), dies
Sep 22 Bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey) in the year 1908.
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 University of Alberta opens on this day in history.
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 On this day in history cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout
Sep 25 On this day in history eugen Suchon, composer
Sep 26 Ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
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 in the year 1908.
Sep 29 On this day in history calgary Rugby Football Union forms
Sep 29 On this day in history greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips)
Sep 29 Joaquim M Machado de Assis, Brazil writer (Dom Casmurro), dies at 69 in the year 1908.
Sep 30 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory) in the year 1908.
Sep 30 On this day in history maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow
Oct 01 On this day in history 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague)
Oct 01 First Model T Ford produced in Detroit on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825)
Oct 01 In the year 1908 herman David Koppel, composer
Oct 01 In the year 1908 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 In the year 1908 the Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna.
Oct 05 In the year 1908 bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar
Oct 05 Joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific) in the year 1908.
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina on this day in history.
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.