Historical Events In 1906
Monday, 21 October 2019
Oct 18 On this day in history james Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island)
Oct 19 Georges Chemenceau succeeds Sarien premier of France in the year 1906.
Oct 20 On this day in history dr Lee DeForest demonstrated his electrical vacuum tube (radio tube)
Oct 20 On this day in history dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube
Oct 20 William "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55
Oct 22 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila on this day in history.
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 On this day in history gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924)
Oct 24 In the year 1906 marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter
Oct 25 On this day in history uS inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting
Oct 27 On this day in history anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles
Oct 28 Belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1906 fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home)
Oct 31 George Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 31 Jo Vis, resistance fighter (Yad Vashem-distinction) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1906.
Nov 06 In the year 1906 charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY gov beats William Randolph Hearst
Nov 06 Francis Lederer, Prague Czech, actor (Diary of a Chambermaid) on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1906 eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72)
Nov 09 Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer on this day in history.
Nov 09 Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 09 T Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico & Panama) on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig
Nov 12 In the year 1906 c W Gregory (NSW v Qld) starts day at 48*, is 366* at stumps
Nov 13 C W Gregory out for 383 as NSW make 763 v Queensland on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1906 conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)
Nov 14 Hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies in the year 1906.
Nov 14 Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box) on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama)
Nov 14 Roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama) in the year 1906.