Historical Events In 1906
Saturday, 03 December 2022
Sep 25 In the year 1906 dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]
Sep 25 On this day in history john Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London
Sep 26 In the year 1906 pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game
Sep 27 William Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God) in the year 1906.
Sep 28 US troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909 in the year 1906.
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 Hugh Jennings resigns as Balt manager to take over at Detroit in 1907 on this day in history.
Oct 01 John Lorne Campbell, folklorist on this day in history.
Oct 02 John Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature in the year 1906.
Oct 02 Tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Oct 03 SOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy on this day in history.
Oct 04 Chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1906 johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight)
Oct 05 On this day in history henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men
Oct 05 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men in the year 1906.
Oct 05 On this day in history leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher
Oct 06 Janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress (Sunrise, A Star Is Born) in the year 1906.
Oct 06 On this day in history the birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar'
Oct 06 In the year 1906 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.
Oct 06 The Majlis of Iran convened for the first time on this day in history.
Oct 07 James E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68) in the year 1906.
Oct 08 In the year 1906 karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London
Oct 09 On this day in history 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner
Oct 09 On this day in history joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies
Oct 10 In the year 1906 paul Creston, [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], NY, composer (Creative Harmony)
Oct 11 Earl "Dutch" Clark, Colo, NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit) in the year 1906.
Oct 11 SF begins school for "Asians" on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 15 Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii) in the year 1906.
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer