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.