Historical Events In 1906
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Sep 04 NY Highlanders win 5th straight doubleheader in the year 1906.
Sep 05 On this day in history 1st legal forward pass (Brandbury Robinson to Jack Schneider)
Sep 05 On this day in history peter Mieg, composer
Sep 06 In the year 1906 alexander Bodon, Hungarian/Dutch architect (RAI building)
Sep 07 Alberto Santos-Dumont flies his 14-bis aircraft at Bagatelle, France for the first time successfully on this day in history.
Sep 07 Filip Gershkovich, composer on this day in history.
Sep 08 Andrei P Kirilenko, Russian member of Central Committee of CP in the year 1906.
Sep 09 On this day in history cpl. Leo Clark (2nd Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Pozières France
Sep 10 On this day in history lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Hooglied)
Sep 11 Mahatma Gandhi coins the term "Satyagraha" to characterize the Non-Violence movement in South Africa on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1906 roye England, modeller/museum curator
Sep 12 On this day in history dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [OS]
Sep 12 The Newport Transporter Bridge is opened in Newport, South Wales by Viscount Tredegar in the year 1906.
Sep 13 On this day in history 1st airplane flight in Europe
Sep 13 Georg Jacobi, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1906.
Sep 13 The first airplane flight in Europe on this day in history.
Sep 15 Kathryn Murray, Jersey City NJ, dancer (Arthur Murray Dance Party) in the year 1906.
Sep 16 Annie Hermes, Dutch singer on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history kaarlo Nieminen wins 1st Finnish marathon
Sep 17 Junius Richard Jayawardene, president (Sri Lanka, 1978-89) on this day in history.
Sep 17 Playing as "Sullivan," Columbia U jr Eddie Collins debuts with A's on this day in history.
Sep 18 A typhoon with tsunami kills an estimated 10,000 people in Hong Kong on this day in history.
Sep 18 Semjon I Kirsanov, Ukrainian poet (Semj Dnej Nedeli) [OS=Sept 5] in the year 1906.
Sep 19 Dalibor Cyril Vackar, composer on this day in history.
Sep 20 Cunard Line's RMS Mauretania is launched at the Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson shipyard in Newcastle, England on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1906 david Sheinfeld, composer
Sep 21 In the year 1906 derrick De Marney, London England, actor (Inheritance)
Sep 21 Yankee 1st baseman Hal Chase's 22 put-outs ties record in the year 1906.
Sep 22 Phyllis Hartnoll, writer/editor in the year 1906.
Sep 22 In the year 1906 race riot in Atlanta Georgia, kills 21
Sep 23 On this day in history jan van Rijswijck, Flemish journalist/mayor of Antwerp, dies
Sep 23 In the year 1906 willard F McMurry, musician
Sep 24 St Louis Card Stony McGlynn no-hits Dodgers, 1-1 in 7 inning game in the year 1906.
Sep 24 On this day in history victor Wong, LA Cal, actor (Mission to Moscow, Son of Kong, King Kong)