Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Oct 18 On this day in history james Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island)
Oct 19 On this day in history georges Chemenceau succeeds Sarien premier of France
Oct 20 Dr Lee DeForest demonstrated his electrical vacuum tube (radio tube) in the year 1906.
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 in the year 1906.
Oct 21 On this day in history [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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 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 in the year 1906.
Oct 28 Belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home)
Oct 31 In the year 1906 george Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC
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 On this day in history arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer
Nov 05 George Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary on this day in history.
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 Eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72) on this day in history.
Nov 09 Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer in the year 1906.
Nov 09 Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64 in the year 1906.
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 On this day in history c W Gregory (NSW v Qld) starts day at 48*, is 366* at stumps
Nov 13 In the year 1906 c W Gregory out for 383 as NSW make 763 v Queensland
Nov 13 Conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room) on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies
Nov 14 On this day in history louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)
Nov 14 In the year 1906 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.