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Events in ... 1908 ...

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Nancy Witcher Langhorne Viscountess Astor 1879-1964 (28) .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Nancy Witcher Langhorne Viscountess Astor 1879-1964 (28) .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Betty Wertheimer 1877-1953 (30) .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Betty Wertheimer 1877-1953 (30) .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Cora Smith Countess Strafford -1932 .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Cora Smith Countess Strafford -1932 .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Arthur William Patrick Albert Windsor 1st Duke Connaught and Strathearn 1850-1942 (57) .

In 1908 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (51) . Portrait of Arthur William Patrick Albert Windsor 1st Duke Connaught and Strathearn 1850-1942 (57) .

In 1908 William George Spencer Scott Compton 5th Marquess Northampton 1851-1913 (56) was invested 835th Knight Garter: Edward VII

In 1908 Anne Katherine Egerton 1908-1964 was born to John Francis Granville Scrope Egerton 4th Earl Ellesmere 1872-1944 (35) and Violet Lambton Countess Ellesmere 1880-1976 (27) .

In 1908 Elizabeth Katherine Grey 1908-1941 was born to Charles Robert Grey 5th Earl Grey 1879-1963 (28) and Mabel Laura Georgiana Palmer Countess Grey

In 1908 Elizabeth Legge 1908-2000 was born to William Legge 7th Earl Dartmouth 1881-1958 (27) and Ruperta Wynn-Carington Countess Dartmouth 1883-1963 (25) .

In 1908 Edward John Stanley 1878-1908 (30) died .

In 1908 Hugh Wyndham 4th Baron Leconfield 1877-1963 (30) and Maud Mary Lyttelton Baroness Leconfield -1953 were married .

In 1908 Louis Hesse-Darmstadt Prince Hesse and by Rhine 1908-1968 was born to Ernest Louis Hesse-Darmstadt Grand Duke 1868-1937 (39) and Eleonore Solms-Hohensolms-Lich Grand Duchess .

In 1908 Robert Windsor-Clive 1884-1908 (24) died . He was buried at Windsor-Clive Family Plot, St Bartholomew's Church, Tardebigge, Worcestershire

In 1908 Other Robert Windsor-Clive 1884-1908 (24) died

In 1908 Robert Offley Ashburton Crewe-Milnes 1st Marquess Crewe 1858-1945 (49) was appointed 834th Knight Garter: Edward VII

In 1908 Elizabeth Lister 1833-1908 (75) died

In 1908 Douglas Charles Lindsey Gordon 12th Marquess Huntly 1908-1987 was born to Granville Cecil Douglas Gordon 1883-1930 (24) .

In 1908 Augustus Perceval 8th Earl Egmont 1856-1910 (52) sold Cowdray House, Cowdray, Midhurst, Sussex to Weetman Dickinson Pearson .

Jan 1908

18 Jan 1908

On 18 Jan 1908 Sibylla Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1908-1972 was born to Charles Edward Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1884-1954 (23) and Viktoria Adelheid Glücksburg 1885-1970 (22) .

21 Jan 1908

On 21 Jan 1908 Douglas Halyburton Cairns and Constance Anne Montagu-Douglas-Scott 1877-1970 (30) were married .

Feb 1908

29 Feb 1908

On 29 Feb 1908 John Hope 1st Marquess Linlithgow 1860-1908 (47) died . His son Victor Alexander John Hope 2nd Marquess Linlithgow 1887-1952 (20) succeeded as 2nd Marquess Linlithgow .

Apr 1908

22 Apr 1908

On 22 Apr 1908 Edward Vesey Bligh 1829-1908 (79) died at Fartherwell Hall, West Malling, Kent .

May 1908

30 May 1908

On 30 May 1908 Bernard Fitzalan 16th Duke Norfolk 1908-1975 was born to Henry Fitzalan-Howard 15th Duke Norfolk 1847-1917 (60) and Gwendolen Constable-Maxwell Duchess Norfolk 1877-1945 (31) .

Aug 1908

17 Aug 1908

On 17 Aug 1908 Arthur Edward Casamaijor Cole 1851-1908 (57) died .

Oct 1908

05 Oct 1908

On 05 Oct 1908 Marmaduke Constable-Maxwell 11th Lord Herries 1837-1908 (71) died . His sister Gwendolen Constable-Maxwell Duchess Norfolk 1877-1945 (31) succeeded as 12th Lord Herries of Terregles .

Nov 1908

21 Nov 1908

On 21 Nov 1908 Patrick Bowes-Lyon 15th Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne 1884-1949 (24) and Dorothy Beatrix Godolphin Osborne 1888-1946 (19) were married .

23 Nov 1908

On 23 Nov 1908 Algernon Borthwick 1830-1908 (77) died