On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1908

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philadelphia A's manager/owner Connie Mack sells future Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Rube Waddell to St Louis Browns for $5,000

Baseball Legend Connie Mack
Baseball Legend
Connie Mack

Famous Birthdays

  • Clarence "Buster" Crabbe, American swimmer (Olympic gold 1932) and actor (Tarzan the Fearless, Flash Gordon), born in Oakland, California (d. 1983)
1908 Highlights

About February 7, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius