On This Day

February 1, 1908 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • King Carlos I of Portugal and his heir, Prince Luis Filipe are assassinated by Republican sympathizers in Terreiro do Paco, Lisbon

Birthdays in History

  • George Pal, Hungarian/American director (When Worlds Collide, Puppetoons)

Deaths in History

  • Carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by Republican sympathisers at 44