Historical Events In 1906
Thursday, 20 June 2019
Sep 04 NY Highlanders win 5th straight doubleheader in the year 1906.
Sep 05 1st legal forward pass (Brandbury Robinson to Jack Schneider) on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1906 peter Mieg, composer
Sep 06 Alexander Bodon, Hungarian/Dutch architect (RAI building) in the year 1906.
Sep 07 On this day in history alberto Santos-Dumont flies his 14-bis aircraft at Bagatelle, France for the first time successfully.
Sep 07 Filip Gershkovich, composer on this day in history.
Sep 08 Andrei P Kirilenko, Russian member of Central Committee of CP on this day in history.
Sep 09 Cpl. Leo Clark (2nd Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Pozières France in the year 1906.
Sep 10 Lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Hooglied) on this day in history.
Sep 11 Mahatma Gandhi coins the term "Satyagraha" to characterize the Non-Violence movement in South Africa on this day in history.
Sep 11 Roye England, modeller/museum curator in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 1st airplane flight in Europe
Sep 13 In the year 1906 georg Jacobi, composer, dies at 66
Sep 13 In the year 1906 the first airplane flight in Europe
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 In the year 1906 kaarlo Nieminen wins 1st Finnish marathon
Sep 17 In the year 1906 junius Richard Jayawardene, president (Sri Lanka, 1978-89)
Sep 17 On this day in history playing as "Sullivan," Columbia U jr Eddie Collins debuts with A's
Sep 18 A typhoon with tsunami kills an estimated 10,000 people in Hong Kong on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1906 semjon I Kirsanov, Ukrainian poet (Semj Dnej Nedeli) [OS=Sept 5]
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 Derrick De Marney, London England, actor (Inheritance) on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1906 yankee 1st baseman Hal Chase's 22 put-outs ties record
Sep 22 In the year 1906 phyllis Hartnoll, writer/editor
Sep 22 On this day in history 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 Willard F McMurry, musician on this day in history.
Sep 24 St Louis Card Stony McGlynn no-hits Dodgers, 1-1 in 7 inning game on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1906 victor Wong, LA Cal, actor (Mission to Moscow, Son of Kong, King Kong)