Historical Events In 1906
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Sep 25 In the year 1906 dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]
Sep 25 John Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London on this day in history.
Sep 26 Pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game on this day in history.
Sep 27 William Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God) on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history uS troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909
Sep 29 US intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma in the year 1906.
Sep 30 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer on this day in history.
Sep 30 Real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana in the year 1906.
Oct 01 On this day in history hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907
Oct 01 On this day in history john Lorne Campbell, folklorist
Oct 02 In the year 1906 john Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature
Oct 02 Tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Oct 03 SOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year
Oct 04 Johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight) in the year 1906.
Oct 05 In the year 1906 henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men
Oct 05 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men on this day in history.
Oct 05 Leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher in the year 1906.
Oct 06 On this day in history janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress (Sunrise, A Star Is Born)
Oct 06 On this day in history the birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar'
Oct 06 The birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar'2006 Hazardous waste plant near Apex, North Carolina explodes releasing chlorine gas, resulting in the evacuation of thousands and the hospitalization of over 100 residents on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history the Majlis of Iran convened for the first time.
Oct 07 James E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London
Oct 09 On this day in history 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner
Oct 09 In the year 1906 joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies
Oct 10 On this day in history paul Creston, [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], NY, composer (Creative Harmony)
Oct 11 Earl "Dutch" Clark, Colo, NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit) in the year 1906.
Oct 11 SF begins school for "Asians" in the year 1906.
Oct 12 In the year 1906 edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer
Oct 14 All Chicago World Series, 1st AL victory, White Sox win 4 games to 2 Cubs losers share of $439.50 is lowest for World Series in the year 1906.
Oct 14 Benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy) on this day in history.
Oct 15 Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii) in the year 1906.
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer