What Happened on September 2, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Tommy Burns KOs Bill Lang in 6 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Tommy Burns
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Tommy Burns

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Jo Allen, American actress (Ice Capades Revue, Rosie the Riveter), born in NYC, New York

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Naval officer Robert Scott (40) weds sculptress Kathleen Bruce (30) at the Chapel Royal in London, England

Polar Explorer Robert Scott
Polar Explorer
Robert Scott