Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
May 02 In the year 1906 aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
May 03 British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey on this day in history.
May 03 Mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky) on this day in history.
May 03 The Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder)
May 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician
May 08 In the year 1906 david Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)
May 08 Phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs in the year 1906.
May 09 Eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats) on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1906 russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
May 10 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time in the year 1906.
May 11 On this day in history kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders)
May 12 William M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem
May 13 On this day in history thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer
May 14 In the year 1906 flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising
May 14 Hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94) in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft)
May 17 On this day in history switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic
May 18 On this day in history the Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized
May 19 Dutch King Victor Emmanuel & Swiss president open Simplon tunnel on this day in history.
May 19 Federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes on this day in history.
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 In the year 1906 keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties)
May 21 Louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars on this day in history.
May 22 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece on this day in history.
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 In the year 1906 wright Brothers patent an aeroplane