1908 in the United States

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1908 in the United States
Years: 1905 1906 190719081909 1910 1911

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Events from the year 1908 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

United States postcards for New Year 1908
January 11: Grand Canyon designated as a monument, and later, in 1919, becomes a National Park.

January[edit]

February[edit]

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May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

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September[edit]

September 27: The first Ford Model T.

October[edit]

  • October 1 – The launch price for the Ford Model T is set as $850.[1]
  • October 13 – The Church of the Nazarene is organized officially at Pilot Point, Texas as the Pentecostal Church of the Nazarene. This is the official "birthday" of the denomination.
  • October 14 – The Chicago Cubs win the 1908 World Series defeating the Detroit Tigers in Game 5. As of 2016, this is the last time the Cubs have won a World Series.
  • October 15 – The Metz Fire; 37 people dead, 134 families—about 700 people—homeless

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July – September[edit]

October – December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]

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