On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1908

Historical Events

Presidential Convention

The Democratic Party meets in Denver at the start of their convention; William Jennings Bryan is nominated as presidential nominee


Famous Birthdays

  • Evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher
  • Harriette Arnow, Wayne Co, Ky, novelist (Dollmaker)
  • Revilo P. Oliver, American professor (d. 1994)
1908 Highlights

About July 7, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 113 years and 5 months
Leap Year: Yes

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