Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 28 February 2021
May 02 On this day in history aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
May 03 In the year 1906 british-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey
May 03 On this day in history mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky)
May 03 The Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory in the year 1906.
May 04 Esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder) in the year 1906.
May 05 On this day in history ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon)
May 06 In the year 1906 "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF
May 06 Andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician in the year 1906.
May 08 David Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne) in the year 1906.
May 08 In the year 1906 phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs
May 09 On this day in history eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats)
May 10 On this day in history russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
May 10 In the year 1906 russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time
May 11 In the year 1906 kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders)
May 12 William M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist in the year 1906.
May 13 On this day in history bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem
May 13 In the year 1906 thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer
May 14 Flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising on this day in history.
May 14 Hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94) on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1906 nY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning
May 16 In the year 1906 arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas)
May 17 On this day in history eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft)
May 17 Switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic on this day in history.
May 18 The Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized in the year 1906.
May 19 On this day in history dutch King Victor Emmanuel & Swiss president open Simplon tunnel
May 19 Federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes in the year 1906.
May 19 Portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier on this day in history.
May 19 The last British soldiers leave Canada in the year 1906.
May 21 Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties) on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars
May 22 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece in the year 1906.
May 22 On this day in history 10th anniversary Olympic games close at Athens, Greece
May 22 On this day in history harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie)
May 22 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane in the year 1906.