Historical Events In 1906
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Oct 18 In the year 1906 james Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island)
Oct 19 Georges Chemenceau succeeds Sarien premier of France on this day in history.
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 in the year 1906.
Oct 20 In the year 1906 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 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila on this day in history.
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 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 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 In the year 1906 anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles
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) on this day in history.
Oct 31 George Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC in the year 1906.
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) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history george Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary
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) on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history 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 C W Gregory (NSW v Qld) starts day at 48*, is 366* at stumps in the year 1906.
Nov 13 On this day in history 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 Hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies in the year 1906.
Nov 14 On this day in history louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)
Nov 14 Roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama) on this day in history.
Nov 14 Roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama) in the year 1906.