Historical Events In 1906
Friday, 10 July 2020
Sep 25 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS] in the year 1906.
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 William Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God) on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history uS troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909
Sep 29 US intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma on this day in history.
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 Hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907 on this day in history.
Oct 01 John Lorne Campbell, folklorist on this day in history.
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 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 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men in the year 1906.
Oct 05 Leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1906.
Oct 07 James E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1906.
Oct 09 On this day in history joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies
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" in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii)
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer