Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 25 In the year 1906 dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]
Sep 25 In the year 1906 john Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London
Sep 26 Pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game in the year 1906.
Sep 27 On this day in history william Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God)
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 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer on this day in history.
Sep 30 Real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1906 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 John Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1906 tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
Oct 03 SOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1906 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) on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1906 sF begins school for "Asians"
Oct 12 In the year 1906 edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer
Oct 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy)
Oct 15 Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii) on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer