What Happened on July 7, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Great White Fleet leaves San Francisco Bay

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

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

US Politician William Jennings Bryan
US Politician
William Jennings Bryan

Famous Birthdays

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