Historical Events In 1908
Sunday, 16 January 2022
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) on this day in history.
Oct 08 NY Giants set season attendance record at 910,000 (broken in 1920) on this day in history.
Oct 08 Paul Van Buskirk Yoder, composer on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1908 jacques Tati[scheff], La Pecq France, director (Traffic, Playtime)
Oct 09 The birth of Jacques Tati, French actor, screenwriter and director in the year 1908.
Oct 10 Baseball Writers Association, formed on this day in history.
Oct 10 David Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer on this day in history.
Oct 11 Armen Carapetyan, composer in the year 1908.
Oct 12 In the year 1908 ann Lane Petry, US journalist/author (Street)
Oct 13 In the year 1908 john Grant, British rear-admiral
Oct 14 On this day in history baseball Writers Association of America, forms
Oct 15 In the year 1908 john Kenneth Galbraith, economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award)
Oct 16 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
Oct 16 Enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85) in the year 1908.
Oct 18 Belgium annexes Congo Free State on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1908 nils Geirr Tveitt, composer
Oct 20 King Leopold II sells Congo to Belgium on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1908 alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet)
Oct 22 Helmut Gollwitzer, German theologist/antifascist in the year 1908.
Oct 24 On this day in history billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game"
Oct 24 On this day in history john Alwyne Kitching, zoologist
Oct 29 In the year 1908 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 On this day in history bronko Nagurski, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)
Nov 03 William Howard Taft (R) elected 27th pres over William Jennings Bryan in the year 1908.
Nov 03 On this day in history 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 in the year 1908.
Nov 04 Tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies on this day in history.
Nov 06 Fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding) in the year 1908.