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Gregorian calendar 1908

Ab urbe condita 2661
Armenian calendar 1357
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Holocene calendar 11908
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Japanese calendar Meiji 41

(明治 41年)

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Julian calendar 1953
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Thai solar calendar 2451
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Year 1908 (MCMVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar.

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  2. ^ Ballarat Genealogy: Newspaper Report of the accident
  3. ^ Blake, Richard. The Book of Postal Dates, 1635-1985. Caterham: Marden. p. 20. 

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People of the year 1908 at Familypedia

103 people were born in 1908

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Alexandru Atanasescu (1908-1960)Nicolae Atanasescu (c1880-c1950)Gilberta Filotti (1888-c1955)
Albert Warren Baker (1908-1909)William Baker (1872-1950)Emily May Thwaite (1873-1956)
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996)William Josiah Baker (1875-1957)Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964)
Dudley Norman Beuzeville (1908-1972)Frederick Parrossien Beuzeville (1879-1945)Frances May Beazley (1884-1970)
Maria Bogdan (1908-1920)Dimitrie Bogdan (1876-1969)Emanuela Bogdan (1889-1970)
Margie Marron Mita Bool (1908-1981)Albin Ebenezer Bool (1874-1955)Ada Bugg (1881-1959)
George John Box (1908-1982)
Donald George Bradman (1908-2001)George Bradman (1875-1961)Emily Whatman (1871-1944)
Robert James Brown (c1908-1984)George Henry Brown (1869-1915)Mary Ann Taylor (1881-1949)
Joan Burroughs (1908-1972)Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950)Emma Centennia Hulbert (1876-1944)
Roland M. Buskirk (1908-?)Edmund Myers Buskirk (1876-1948)Florence Genevieve Challingsworth (1885-1963)
Sarah Eliza Kate Cameron (1908-1974)Matthew Arnold Cameron (1848-1929)Mary Jane West (1872-1934)
Anthony Landon Carrad (1908-1989)Harold Landon Carrad (1878-1953)Hildred Morgan Brown (1884-1932)
Richard Wapoles Carter (1908-1974)John Richard Carter (1877-1956)Emma Grace Parmeter (1879-1940)
Laurel Chandler (1908-1985)Amos John Chandler (1853-1918)Rosanna Cameron (1873-1964)
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15 children were born to the 47 women born in 1908

158 people died in 1908

 FatherMotherAge at death
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)74
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)100
Sarah Jane Alcorn (1826-1908)Richard Alcorn (c1799-1879)Charlotte Golledge (1808-1851)82
David Harden Allred (1825-1908)William Allred (1790-1841)Sarah Ann Warren (1794-1858)83
Caroline Frances Angell (1825-1908)James Williams Angell (1776-1851)Phebe Ann Morton (1786-1854)83
Andrew Anlezark (1862-1908)James Anlezark (1806-1874)Matilda Hawthorn (1821-1880)46
Charlotte Emma Avery (1833-1908)John Abel Avery (1798-1880)Charlotte Emma Davis (1808-1874)75
Richard Avery (1852-1908)John Abel Avery (1798-1880)Charlotte Emma Davis (1808-1874)56
William Edward Baglin (1839-1908)Daniel Baglin (c1813-1883)Ann Poulton (c1817-1879)69
George Bailey (1843-1908)George Bailey (1812-1878)Mary Ann Porter (1806-1881)65
Clara Baker (1852-1908)William Baker (1822-1907)Julia Ann Scanlin (c1824-1885)56
Friedericke Bauer (1842-1908)Frederick Bauer (1817-)Christina (1821-)
Zadock Bellamy (1843-1908)James Zadock Bellamy (1798-1875)Hannah Singleton (1802-1869)65
Herbert Bennett (1851-1908)Henry Tapus Bennett (1814-1876)Mary Unicomb (1830-1877)57
Isabella Bennie (1824-1908)William Bennie (bef1824)Elizabeth Blair (bef1824)84
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11962 people lived in 1908

Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Blanche Edith Abbott (1885-1932)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1891-1965)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)
Mary Ann Harriet Abbott (1827-1911)Charles Abbott (1800-1851)Harriett Allen Lempriere (1800-1836)
Rachel Abbott (1835-1911)Jonathan Abbott (c1800-c1848)Ada Wright (1799-1882)
Thomas Henry Abbott (1870-1954)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Elijah H. Abel (1815-1882)Mary Stark (1840-1926)
Ethel Louise Abel (1891-1973)Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Amorette Eliza Avery (1868-1939)
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Events of the year 1908 at FamilypediaEdit

165 people were married in 1908.

 Joined with
Charles Ahrens (1884-)Catherine Martha Lahey (c1881-1982)
Arthur John Albury (1875-1952)Bessie Maud Rose (1883-1960)
George William Aldridge (1886-1965)Alice Maud Rudhall (1884-1952)
Samuel Nathaniel Alford (1885-1961)Hattie Jane Magee (1890-1973)
Thomas Goldsborough Alford (1873-1940)Jessie Ada Eleanor Mylecharane (1878-1945)+Amy Henrietta Rathmell (c1873-c1949)
George Underwood Alley (1868-1959)Mary Ann Temple (1887-1922)+Winifred Lillian Guymer (1900-1975)
Minnie Victoria Anlezark (1883-1964)+Joseph Gilmore (c1874-1911)+William Elliott (?-?)+William Charles Thompson (1877-1954)
Albert P. Ashworth (1872-1934)Luella Griffin (1877-1906)+Jessie C. Patterson (1885-1965)
Manuel Machado Avila (1881-1961)Adriana Matilda Azevedo Avila (1891-1981)
Peter Roughley Backhouse (1883-1946)Elizabeth Mary Roughley (1889-1969)
Gerarda Johanna Bakker (1885-1972)Antonius Paulus Vittali (1880-1957)
Anna Laurie Bates (1877-1959)Mark Henry Sanders (1881-1938)+Thomas Pollard (1875-1970)
Albert Edward Beljon (1882-1948)Violet Irene Morris (1886-1927)
Minnie Pearl Bellamy (1888-1973)Spencer George Shields (1887-1971)
Gwendoline Theresa Mary Bertie (1885-1941)John Strange Spencer-Churchill (1880-1947)
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There were 0 military battles in 1908.

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