Historical Events In 1906
Monday, 10 December 2018
Sep 25 On this day in history dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]
Sep 25 On this day in history john Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London
Sep 26 In the year 1906 pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game
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 On this day in history uS intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma
Sep 30 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer in the year 1906.
Sep 30 In the year 1906 real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana.
Oct 01 In the year 1906 hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907
Oct 01 John Lorne Campbell, folklorist on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history john Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature
Oct 02 In the year 1906 tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
Oct 03 In the year 1906 sOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy
Oct 04 In the year 1906 chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year
Oct 04 On this day in history johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight)
Oct 05 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men on this day in history.
Oct 05 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men in the year 1906.
Oct 05 Leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher in the year 1906.
Oct 06 Janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress (Sunrise, A Star Is Born) in the year 1906.
Oct 06 The birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar' on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history 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.
Oct 06 The Majlis of Iran convened for the first time on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history james E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68)
Oct 08 In the year 1906 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 On this day in history joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies
Oct 10 Paul Creston, [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], NY, composer (Creative Harmony) on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1906 earl "Dutch" Clark, Colo, NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit)
Oct 11 SF begins school for "Asians" in the year 1906.
Oct 12 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy)
Oct 15 Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii) in the year 1906.
Oct 16 Dino Buzzati, writer on this day in history.