Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 15 September 2019
May 02 Aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24) on this day in history.
May 03 British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey in the year 1906.
May 03 In the year 1906 mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky)
May 03 In the year 1906 the Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory
May 04 In the year 1906 esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder)
May 05 Ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon) on this day in history.
May 06 "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF in the year 1906.
May 06 On this day in history andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician
May 08 On this day in history david Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)
May 08 In the year 1906 phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs
May 09 Eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats) in the year 1906.
May 10 On this day in history russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
May 10 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time in the year 1906.
May 11 Kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders) on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history william M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist
May 13 Bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem on this day in history.
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) in the year 1906.
May 15 NY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning in the year 1906.
May 16 Arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas) in the year 1906.
May 17 Eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft) in the year 1906.
May 17 Switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic in the year 1906.
May 18 On this day in history the Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized
May 19 On this day in history dutch King Victor Emmanuel & Swiss president open Simplon tunnel
May 19 On this day in history federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes
May 19 Portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1906 the last British soldiers leave Canada
May 21 On this day in history keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties)
May 21 In the year 1906 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 Harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie) on this day in history.
May 22 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane on this day in history.