Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Oct 18 James Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island) on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia
Oct 22 Cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper) on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1906 gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924)
Oct 24 Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter on this day in history.
Oct 25 US inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1906 anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles
Oct 28 On this day in history belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins
Oct 29 On this day in history fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home)
Oct 31 On this day in history 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 On this day in history luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice)
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 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 In the year 1906 eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72)
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 Ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)
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 In the year 1906 roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama)