Historical Events In 1906
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
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 Dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila
Oct 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter
Oct 25 US inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting in the year 1906.
Oct 27 Anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles in the year 1906.
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) in the year 1906.
Nov 02 In the year 1906 luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice)
Nov 04 Arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer in the year 1906.
Nov 05 In the year 1906 george Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary
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) in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64
Nov 09 T Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico & Panama) in the year 1906.
Nov 11 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies
Nov 14 Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box) on this day in history.
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.