Historical Events In 1908
Monday, 10 May 2021
Jun 13 Tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 8 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1908.
Jun 14 Fourth German Navy Bill is passed authorising the financing the building of another four major warships on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history john Scott Trotter, Charlotte NC, orch leader (George Gobel Show)
Jun 15 In the year 1908 world congress for Woman's rights opens in Amsterdam
Jun 17 On this day in history frank Sully, St Louis MO, actor (Along Came Jones, Phantom Thief)
Jun 18 Bud Collyer, NYC, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth) in the year 1908.
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) on this day in history.
Jun 20 Billy Werber, American baseball player on this day in history.
Jun 21 Nikolai A Rimski-Korssakov, Russian composer (Sheherazade), dies at 64 on this day in history.
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 A Kopff discovers asteroids #663 Gerlinde ʘ Judith in the year 1908.
Jun 24 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 in the year 1908.
Jun 24 On this day in history hugo Distler, composer
Jun 24 On this day in history 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)
Jun 27 Hans de Jong, musician/conductor (De Damrakkertjes) in the year 1908.
Jun 28 On this day in history james L Reinsch, media-adviser (Roosevelt/Churchill/Kennedy)
Jun 29 In the year 1908 paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe)
Jun 30 In the year 1908 boston's Cy Young's 2nd no-hitter, beats NY Highlanders, 8-0
Jun 30 In the year 1908 charles Camproux, French linguistic/author (Bestiari)
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 in the year 1908.
Jul 03 On this day in history thomas Narcejac, Rochefort-sur-Mer France, writer (Vertigo)
Jul 04 In the year 1908 aurelio Peccei, Italian businessman/chairman (Club of Rome)
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 in the year 1908.
Jul 06 In the year 1908 leonce Grass, Flemish singer/conductor
Jul 06 On this day in history 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 On this day in history evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher
Jul 07 In the year 1908 great White Fleet leaves SF Bay