On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1908

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJohn Kenneth Galbraith

John Kenneth Galbraith, Canadian economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award), born in Iona Station, Ontario (d. 2006)

Economist and Author John Kenneth Galbraith
Economist and Author
John Kenneth Galbraith

1908 Highlights

About October 15, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra