What Happened on October 3, 1908

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna

Famous Birthdays

  • David Herbert, British writer and raconteur (d. 1995)
  • Zenobia Powell Perry, American composer (Tawawa House), educator, and civil rights activist, born in Boley, Oklahoma (d. 2004)
Born in 1908
1908 Highlights

About October 3, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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