Historical Events In 1908
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Jun 13 In the year 1908 tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 8 for heavyweight boxing title
Jun 14 Fourth German Navy Bill is passed authorising the financing the building of another four major warships in the year 1908.
Jun 14 John Scott Trotter, Charlotte NC, orch leader (George Gobel Show) in the year 1908.
Jun 15 World congress for Woman's rights opens in Amsterdam in the year 1908.
Jun 17 In the year 1908 frank Sully, St Louis MO, actor (Along Came Jones, Phantom Thief)
Jun 18 On this day in history bud Collyer, NYC, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth)
Jun 18 In the year 1908 japanese immigration to Brazil begins when 781 people arrive in Santos aboard the Kasato-Maru ship
Jun 19 Mildred Natwick, Balt Md, actress (She Wore a Yellow Ribbon) in the year 1908.
Jun 20 On this day in history billy Werber, American baseball player
Jun 21 Nikolai A Rimski-Korssakov, Russian composer (Sheherazade), dies at 64 in the year 1908.
Jun 22 On this day in history george Armin Goyder, businessman/social philosopher
Jun 23 In the year 1908 paulus Akkerman, [Paul fen Nijenborn], Frisian writer (Each om Each)
Jun 24 In the year 1908 a Kopff discovers asteroids #663 Gerlinde ʘ Judith
Jun 24 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jun 24 Hugo Distler, composer in the year 1908.
Jun 24 Yanks replace Clark Griffith with Kid Elberfeld as manager who is destined to have worse won-lost pct of any Yankee mgr 27-71 (.276) in the year 1908.
Jun 27 Hans de Jong, musician/conductor (De Damrakkertjes) in the year 1908.
Jun 28 James L Reinsch, media-adviser (Roosevelt/Churchill/Kennedy) on this day in history.
Jun 29 Paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe) on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history boston's Cy Young's 2nd no-hitter, beats NY Highlanders, 8-0
Jun 30 Charles Camproux, French linguistic/author (Bestiari) in the year 1908.
Jun 30 Giant fireball impacts in Central Siberia (Tunguska Event) on this day in history.
Jul 01 Estee Lauder, CEO (Estee Lauder's cosmetics) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history jean Sinclair, teacher/campaigner
Jul 03 Joel Chandler Harris, created Uncle Remus, dies at 59 in the year 1908.
Jul 03 On this day in history thomas Narcejac, Rochefort-sur-Mer France, writer (Vertigo)
Jul 04 Aurelio Peccei, Italian businessman/chairman (Club of Rome) on this day in history.
Jul 04 NY Giant George "Hooks" Witse no-hits Phila Phillies, 1-0 in 10 inn in the year 1908.
Jul 06 CDR Robert Peary sails in Roosevelt from New York to explore Arctic on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history leonce Grass, Flemish singer/conductor
Jul 06 On this day in history robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for north pole
Jul 06 On this day in history robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for the north pole
Jul 07 On this day in history evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher
Jul 07 Great White Fleet leaves SF Bay in the year 1908.