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What Happened on October 28, 1908

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The English Newspaper the Daily Telegraph prints an interview with Germany's Emperor Wilhelm II, who characterises himself as personally friendly to Britain but suggests the German people are hostile, causing uproar in both countries

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II

1908 Highlights

About October 28, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio