What Happened in Dec 1908

  • Willard Frank Libby is Born

    On December 17, 1908, Willard Frank "Wild Bill" Libby was born on a farm in Grand Valley, Colorado. Libby won the 1960 Nobel Prize in Chemistry... Read more

  • Messina Earthquake of 1908

    On the early morning of December 28, 1908, the Italian city of Messina awoke to the deadliest earthquake in European history. Striking just days... Read more