Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Oct 18 James Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island) in the year 1906.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1906 dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube
Oct 20 In the year 1906 william "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67
Oct 21 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1906 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila
Oct 22 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1906 cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)
Oct 23 In the year 1906 gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924)
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 on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1906 belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins
Oct 29 Fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home) in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice)
Nov 04 In the year 1906 arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer
Nov 05 On this day in history george Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary
Nov 06 On this day in history charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY gov beats William Randolph Hearst
Nov 06 On this day in history francis Lederer, Prague Czech, actor (Diary of a Chambermaid)
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 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) in the year 1906.
Nov 11 Ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig on this day in history.
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 On this day in history conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)
Nov 14 In the year 1906 hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies
Nov 14 Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box) in the year 1906.
Nov 14 Roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama) on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama)