August 25, 1908 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race
  • National Association of Colored Nurses forms

Birthdays in History

  • Esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Henri Becquerel, French physicist who discovered radioactivity (Nobel 1903), dies at 55

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Henri Becquerel
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Henri Becquerel