On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1908

Historical Events

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

King Edward VII of Britain meets with Emperor Wilhelm of Friedrichshof, Germany; the main point of contention is the increasing size of Germany's navy

King of England Edward VII
King of England
Edward VII

Famous Deaths

  • Khudiram Bose, Indian freedom fighter (b. 1889)
1908 Highlights

About August 11, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo