Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Sep 25 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS] in the year 1906.
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) in the year 1906.
Sep 28 In the year 1906 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 Real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana on this day in history.
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 In the year 1906 john Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature
Oct 02 On this day in history tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
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) on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1906 henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men
Oct 05 In the year 1906 henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men
Oct 05 On this day in history leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher
Oct 06 In the year 1906 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 In the year 1906 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 On this day in history the Majlis of Iran convened for the first time.
Oct 07 James E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68) in the year 1906.
Oct 08 In the year 1906 karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London
Oct 09 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner on this day in history.
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 Earl "Dutch" Clark, Colo, NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit) in the year 1906.
Oct 11 On this day in history sF begins school for "Asians"
Oct 12 In the year 1906 edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer
Oct 14 In the year 1906 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
Oct 14 On this day in history benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy)
Oct 15 On this day in history hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii)
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer