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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)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1906

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Frank Stack, Canada, speed skater (Olympic-bronze-1932) was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 01   Giovanni D'Anzi, Italian songwriter (d. 1974) was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 03   In the year 1906 birth of roman Brandstaetter, writer  

Jan 05   Kathleen Kenyon, 1st person to place date on remains of Jericho was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 06   Benedict Vilakazi, S Africa, poet/educator (Zulu-English Dictionary) was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 06   Jaap Wagemaker, [Adrian B], Dutch sculptor was born in the year 1906.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of jan A H J S Bruins Slot, Dutch founder illegal Trouw/MP (ARP)  

Jan 08   Serge Poliakoff, Russian/French painter/guitarist was born in the year 1906.  

Famous Deaths In 1906

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1906 joseph Miroslav Weber, composer, dies at 51  

Jan 13   On this day in history death of alexander Stepanovich Popov, Russian physicist (b. 1859)  

Jan 16   On this day in history death of marshall Field, founder of Marshall Field and Company (b. 1834)  

Jan 18   In the year 1906 bartolom√© Mitre, president of Argentina (1862-70), dies at 84  

Jan 25   In the year 1906 joseph Wheeler II, Confederate General, dies at 70  

Jan 29   On this day in history christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies  

Feb 09   Paul Laurence Dunbar, black dialect poet, dies at 33 in Dayton, Ohio in the year 1906.  

Feb 10   Ezra Butler Eddy, Canadian businessman (E.B. Eddy Company) and politician (b. 1827) died on this day in history.  

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