Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 29 January 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1906.
Oct 20 William "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55
Oct 22 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila in the year 1906.
Oct 22 On this day in history 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia
Oct 22 In the year 1906 cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)
Oct 23 Gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924) in the year 1906.
Oct 24 On this day in history marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter
Oct 25 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice)
Nov 04 In the year 1906 arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer
Nov 05 George Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary on this day in history.
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 Eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72) on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1906 arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer
Nov 09 Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1906 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 in the year 1906.
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 On this day in history roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama)
Nov 14 On this day in history roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama)