Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Sep 25 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS] in the year 1906.
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 US troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909 in the year 1906.
Sep 29 In the year 1906 uS intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma
Sep 30 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer on this day in history.
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 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 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 Chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history 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' on this day in history.
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 In the year 1906 the Majlis of Iran convened for the first time.
Oct 07 On this day in history james E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68)
Oct 08 Karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London on this day in history.
Oct 09 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner in the year 1906.
Oct 09 Joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies in the year 1906.
Oct 10 In the year 1906 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 SF begins school for "Asians" on this day in history.
Oct 12 Edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1906 hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii)
Oct 16 In the year 1906 dino Buzzati, writer