Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Sep 04 In the year 1906 nY Highlanders win 5th straight doubleheader
Sep 05 1st legal forward pass (Brandbury Robinson to Jack Schneider) in the year 1906.
Sep 05 Peter Mieg, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 Alexander Bodon, Hungarian/Dutch architect (RAI building) on this day in history.
Sep 07 Alberto Santos-Dumont flies his 14-bis aircraft at Bagatelle, France for the first time successfully in the year 1906.
Sep 07 On this day in history filip Gershkovich, composer
Sep 08 Andrei P Kirilenko, Russian member of Central Committee of CP in the year 1906.
Sep 09 Cpl. Leo Clark (2nd Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Pozières France in the year 1906.
Sep 10 On this day in history lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Hooglied)
Sep 11 On this day in history mahatma Gandhi coins the term "Satyagraha" to characterize the Non-Violence movement in South Africa.
Sep 11 On this day in history roye England, modeller/museum curator
Sep 12 In the year 1906 dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [OS]
Sep 12 On this day in history the Newport Transporter Bridge is opened in Newport, South Wales by Viscount Tredegar.
Sep 13 In the year 1906 1st airplane flight in Europe
Sep 13 Georg Jacobi, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1906 the first airplane flight in Europe
Sep 15 On this day in history kathryn Murray, Jersey City NJ, dancer (Arthur Murray Dance Party)
Sep 16 On this day in history annie Hermes, Dutch singer
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 In the year 1906 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 On this day in history semjon I Kirsanov, Ukrainian poet (Semj Dnej Nedeli) [OS=Sept 5]
Sep 19 In the year 1906 dalibor Cyril Vackar, composer
Sep 20 In the year 1906 cunard Line's RMS Mauretania is launched at the Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson shipyard in Newcastle, England.
Sep 20 On this day in history david Sheinfeld, composer
Sep 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 phyllis Hartnoll, writer/editor
Sep 22 On this day in history race riot in Atlanta Georgia, kills 21
Sep 23 In the year 1906 jan van Rijswijck, Flemish journalist/mayor of Antwerp, dies
Sep 23 On this day in history willard F McMurry, musician
Sep 24 In the year 1906 st Louis Card Stony McGlynn no-hits Dodgers, 1-1 in 7 inning game
Sep 24 In the year 1906 victor Wong, LA Cal, actor (Mission to Moscow, Son of Kong, King Kong)