What Happened on August 6, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • St Louis Card John Lush's 2nd no-hitter, beats Dodgers, 2-0 in 6 inn

Famous Birthdays

  • George Singer, composer
  • Helen Hull Jacobs, Berkley California, US tennis champ (1932-35)
  • James Lees-Milne, English writer and architectural historian, born in Wickhamford, Worcestershire (d. 1997)
  • Sol Adler, economist Sinophile
  • Svend Erik Tarp, composer
  • William "Will" Lee, American actor (They Live by Night, Melody Lane), born in NYC, New York (d. 1982)