Historical Events In 1906
Monday, 21 October 2019
Sep 25 In the year 1906 dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]
Sep 25 John Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London in the year 1906.
Sep 26 In the year 1906 pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game
Sep 27 In the year 1906 william Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God)
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 In the year 1906 eamonn O Gallagher, composer
Sep 30 In the year 1906 real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana.
Oct 01 On this day in history hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907
Oct 01 John Lorne Campbell, folklorist in the year 1906.
Oct 02 John Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature in the year 1906.
Oct 02 Tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1906 sOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy
Oct 04 On this day in history chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year
Oct 04 In the year 1906 johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight)
Oct 05 On this day in history henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men
Oct 05 On this day in history henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men
Oct 05 In the year 1906 leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher
Oct 06 On this day in history janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress (Sunrise, A Star Is Born)
Oct 06 The birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar' in the year 1906.
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 in the year 1906.
Oct 06 The Majlis of Iran convened for the first time on this day in history.
Oct 07 James E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68) in the year 1906.
Oct 08 Karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London in the year 1906.
Oct 09 On this day in history 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner
Oct 09 Joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history paul Creston, [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], NY, composer (Creative Harmony)
Oct 11 In the year 1906 earl "Dutch" Clark, Colo, NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit)
Oct 11 In the year 1906 sF begins school for "Asians"
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 in the year 1906.
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 in the year 1906.