Historical Events In 1908
Friday, 08 November 2019
Jun 13 In the year 1908 tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 8 for heavyweight boxing title
Jun 14 On this day in history fourth German Navy Bill is passed authorising the financing the building of another four major warships.
Jun 14 On this day in history john Scott Trotter, Charlotte NC, orch leader (George Gobel Show)
Jun 15 World congress for Woman's rights opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jun 17 Frank Sully, St Louis MO, actor (Along Came Jones, Phantom Thief) in the year 1908.
Jun 18 In the year 1908 bud Collyer, NYC, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth)
Jun 18 Japanese immigration to Brazil begins when 781 people arrive in Santos aboard the Kasato-Maru ship in the year 1908.
Jun 19 Mildred Natwick, Balt Md, actress (She Wore a Yellow Ribbon) on this day in history.
Jun 20 Billy Werber, American baseball player in the year 1908.
Jun 21 In the year 1908 nikolai A Rimski-Korssakov, Russian composer (Sheherazade), dies at 64
Jun 22 George Armin Goyder, businessman/social philosopher in the year 1908.
Jun 23 On this day in history paulus Akkerman, [Paul fen Nijenborn], Frisian writer (Each om Each)
Jun 24 A Kopff discovers asteroids #663 Gerlinde ʘ Judith on this day in history.
Jun 24 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 in the year 1908.
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 In the year 1908 james L Reinsch, media-adviser (Roosevelt/Churchill/Kennedy)
Jun 29 In the year 1908 paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe)
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 On this day in history giant fireball impacts in Central Siberia (Tunguska Event)
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 on this day in history.
Jul 03 Thomas Narcejac, Rochefort-sur-Mer France, writer (Vertigo) on this day in history.
Jul 04 Aurelio Peccei, Italian businessman/chairman (Club of Rome) in the year 1908.
Jul 04 In the year 1908 nY Giant George "Hooks" Witse no-hits Phila Phillies, 1-0 in 10 inn
Jul 06 CDR Robert Peary sails in Roosevelt from New York to explore Arctic on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1908 leonce Grass, Flemish singer/conductor
Jul 06 In the year 1908 robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for north pole
Jul 06 In the year 1908 robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for the north pole
Jul 07 Evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher in the year 1908.
Jul 07 Great White Fleet leaves SF Bay on this day in history.