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Historical Events In 1906

Thursday, 26 May 2022

Oct 18   James Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island) on this day in history.  

Oct 19   Georges Chemenceau succeeds Sarien premier of France in the year 1906.  

Oct 20   In the year 1906 dr Lee DeForest demonstrated his electrical vacuum tube (radio tube)  

Oct 20   Dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube on this day in history.  

Oct 20   On this day in history william "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67  

Oct 21   In the year 1906 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55  

Oct 22   On this day in history 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila  

Oct 22   In the year 1906 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia  

Oct 22   In the year 1906 cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)  

Oct 23   Gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924) on this day in history.  

Oct 24   On this day in history marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter  

Oct 25   In the year 1906 uS inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting  

Oct 27   Anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles on this day in history.  

Oct 28   Belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins in the year 1906.  

Oct 29   Fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home) in the year 1906.  

Oct 31   On this day in history george Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC  

Oct 31   On this day in history jo Vis, resistance fighter (Yad Vashem-distinction)  

Nov 02   Luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice) in the year 1906.  

Nov 04   In the year 1906 arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer  

Nov 05   George Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary on this day in history.  

Nov 06   Charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY gov beats William Randolph Hearst in the year 1906.  

Nov 06   Francis Lederer, Prague Czech, actor (Diary of a Chambermaid) in the year 1906.  

Nov 07   Eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72) in the year 1906.  

Nov 09   Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer in the year 1906.  

Nov 09   In the year 1906 leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64  

Nov 09   On this day in history t Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico & Panama)  

Nov 11   In the year 1906 ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig  

Nov 12   C W Gregory (NSW v Qld) starts day at 48*, is 366* at stumps in the year 1906.  

Nov 13   C W Gregory out for 383 as NSW make 763 v Queensland on this day in history.  

Nov 13   On this day in history conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)  

Nov 14   On this day in history hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies  

Nov 14   Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box) in the year 1906.  

Nov 14   In the year 1906 roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama)  

Nov 14   On this day in history roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1906

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Frank Stack, Canada, speed skater (Olympic-bronze-1932) was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 01   Giovanni D'Anzi, Italian songwriter (d. 1974) was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 03   Roman Brandstaetter, writer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of kathleen Kenyon, 1st person to place date on remains of Jericho  

Jan 06   Benedict Vilakazi, S Africa, poet/educator (Zulu-English Dictionary) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Jaap Wagemaker, [Adrian B], Dutch sculptor was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 08   In the year 1906 birth of jan A H J S Bruins Slot, Dutch founder illegal Trouw/MP (ARP)  

Jan 08   Serge Poliakoff, Russian/French painter/guitarist was born in the year 1906.  

Famous Deaths In 1906

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1906 joseph Miroslav Weber, composer, dies at 51  

Jan 13   In the year 1906 death of alexander Stepanovich Popov, Russian physicist (b. 1859)  

Jan 16   Marshall Field, founder of Marshall Field and Company (b. 1834) died in the year 1906.  

Jan 18   Bartolom√© Mitre, president of Argentina (1862-70), dies at 84 in the year 1906.  

Jan 25   Joseph Wheeler II, Confederate General, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jan 29   Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on this day in history.  

Feb 09   Paul Laurence Dunbar, black dialect poet, dies at 33 in Dayton, Ohio in the year 1906.  

Feb 10   Ezra Butler Eddy, Canadian businessman (E.B. Eddy Company) and politician (b. 1827) died on this day in history.  

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