Historical Events In 1906
Friday, 14 May 2021
May 02 Aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24) in the year 1906.
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 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 In the year 1906 ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon)
May 06 On this day in history "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF
May 06 Andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician on this day in history.
May 08 David Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne) on this day in history.
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 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history william M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist
May 13 Bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem in the year 1906.
May 13 Thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer on this day in history.
May 14 Flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising in the year 1906.
May 14 On this day in history hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94)
May 15 On this day in history 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 Eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft) on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1906 switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic
May 18 In the year 1906 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 In the year 1906 portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier
May 19 In the year 1906 the last British soldiers leave Canada
May 21 Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties) on this day in history.
May 21 Louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1906 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece
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) in the year 1906.
May 22 In the year 1906 wright Brothers patent an aeroplane