Historical Events In 1908
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Oct 07 Crete revolts against Turkey and aligns with Greece on this day in history.
Oct 07 Richard Caldicot, London England, actor (Horse's Mouth) in the year 1908.
Oct 08 On this day in history nY Giants set season attendance record at 910,000 (broken in 1920)
Oct 08 In the year 1908 paul Van Buskirk Yoder, composer
Oct 09 Jacques Tati[scheff], La Pecq France, director (Traffic, Playtime) in the year 1908.
Oct 09 The birth of Jacques Tati, French actor, screenwriter and director on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history baseball Writers Association, formed
Oct 10 David Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer in the year 1908.
Oct 11 On this day in history armen Carapetyan, composer
Oct 12 On this day in history ann Lane Petry, US journalist/author (Street)
Oct 13 John Grant, British rear-admiral on this day in history.
Oct 14 Baseball Writers Association of America, forms on this day in history.
Oct 15 John Kenneth Galbraith, economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award) in the year 1908.
Oct 16 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
Oct 18 In the year 1908 belgium annexes Congo Free State
Oct 19 In the year 1908 nils Geirr Tveitt, composer
Oct 20 In the year 1908 king Leopold II sells Congo to Belgium
Oct 21 Alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet) in the year 1908.
Oct 22 On this day in history helmut Gollwitzer, German theologist/antifascist
Oct 24 Billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game" in the year 1908.
Oct 24 In the year 1908 john Alwyne Kitching, zoologist
Oct 29 On this day in history stewart Myles MacPherson, broadcaster
Oct 30 Franco Margola, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 31 On this day in history 4th Olympic games end in London
Oct 31 4th Olympic games ends in London in the year 1908.
Nov 02 In the year 1908 reginald Beckwith, York England, actor (Genevieve, Doctor in Love)
Nov 03 Bronko Nagurski, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears) in the year 1908.
Nov 03 William Howard Taft (R) elected 27th pres over William Jennings Bryan on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1908 william Howard Taft (R) elected 27th President over William Jennings Bryan
Nov 04 In the year 1908 anthony Warde, PA, actor (Black Widow)
Nov 04 Brooklyn Academy of Music, opens in NYC on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1908 tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies
Nov 06 Fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding) in the year 1908.