Texas Historical Documents

Texas Timeline - 1908

Texas Timeline Index

1908 February 07 Fred Gipson, who writes Old Yeller and other children's books, is born in Mason.
1908 March 23 Movie actress Joan Crawford is born in San Antonio.
1908 August 27 Lyndon B. Johnson, the 36th U.S. President, is born at Stonewall.
1908 October 05 Josh Logan, the great Broadway director and producer, is born in Texarkana.
1908 November 20 Howard R. Hughes Sr. applies for a patent for his rock bit, a drill bit that changes the oil patch.