Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Sep 25 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS] in the year 1906.
Sep 25 In the year 1906 john Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London
Sep 26 On this day in history pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game
Sep 27 William Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God) on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history uS troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909
Sep 29 In the year 1906 uS intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma
Sep 30 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer in the year 1906.
Sep 30 On this day in history real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana.
Oct 01 In the year 1906 hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907
Oct 01 John Lorne Campbell, folklorist on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history john Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature
Oct 02 On this day in history tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
Oct 03 On this day in history sOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy
Oct 04 Chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year on this day in history.
Oct 04 Johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men
Oct 05 In the year 1906 henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men
Oct 05 Leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher in the year 1906.
Oct 06 On this day in history janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress (Sunrise, A Star Is Born)
Oct 06 On this day in history the birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar'
Oct 06 The birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar'2006 Hazardous waste plant near Apex, North Carolina explodes releasing chlorine gas, resulting in the evacuation of thousands and the hospitalization of over 100 residents in the year 1906.
Oct 06 On this day in history the Majlis of Iran convened for the first time.
Oct 07 In the year 1906 james E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68)
Oct 08 On this day in history karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London
Oct 09 In the year 1906 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner
Oct 09 Joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies in the year 1906.
Oct 10 Paul Creston, [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], NY, composer (Creative Harmony) on this day in history.
Oct 11 Earl "Dutch" Clark, Colo, NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit) in the year 1906.
Oct 11 SF begins school for "Asians" in the year 1906.
Oct 12 Edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer in the year 1906.
Oct 14 All Chicago World Series, 1st AL victory, White Sox win 4 games to 2 Cubs losers share of $439.50 is lowest for World Series in the year 1906.
Oct 14 Benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy) in the year 1906.
Oct 15 Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii) on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer