Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Sep 25 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 27 William Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God) on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1906 uS troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909
Sep 29 US intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma on this day in history.
Sep 30 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer in the year 1906.
Sep 30 On this day in history real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana.
Oct 01 Hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907 in the year 1906.
Oct 01 On this day in history john Lorne Campbell, folklorist
Oct 02 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 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 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 In the year 1906 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 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1906 joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies
Oct 10 In the year 1906 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 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 In the year 1906 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.