Historical Events In 1908
Thursday, 13 August 2020
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 On this day in history mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
Sep 20 Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1908 chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0
Sep 20 Pablo Martin Melitou de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1908.
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 Giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th & disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay & pennant) in the year 1908.
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 in the year 1908.
Sep 25 Eugen Suchon, composer on this day in history.
Sep 26 Ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader in the year 1908.
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 On this day in history calgary Rugby Football Union forms
Sep 29 Greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips) on this day in history.
Sep 29 Joaquim M Machado de Assis, Brazil writer (Dom Casmurro), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Sep 30 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory) in the year 1908.
Sep 30 Maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue," premieres in Moscow on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1908 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 In the year 1908 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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 05 Bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar in the year 1908.
Oct 05 In the year 1908 joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific)
Oct 06 Austria annexes Bosnia & Herzegovina in the year 1908.
Oct 06 In the year 1908 austria annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina
Oct 07 In the year 1908 crete revolts against Turkey & aligns with Greece