Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Sep 25 On this day in history dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]
Sep 25 John Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London in the year 1906.
Sep 26 Pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game in the year 1906.
Sep 27 William Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God) on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1906 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 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana on this day in history.
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 In the year 1906 john Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature
Oct 02 Tommy Burns KOs Jim Burns in 15 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1906.
Oct 03 SOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy in the year 1906.
Oct 04 In the year 1906 chicago Cubs win their 116th game (116-36 .763) of year
Oct 04 In the year 1906 johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight)
Oct 05 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants) walks 14 men on this day in history.
Oct 05 Henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men in the year 1906.
Oct 05 Leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher in the year 1906.
Oct 06 Janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress (Sunrise, A Star Is Born) in the year 1906.
Oct 06 The birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar' in the year 1906.
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 in the year 1906.
Oct 07 In the year 1906 james E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68)
Oct 08 Karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London in the year 1906.
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 On this day in history sF begins school for "Asians"
Oct 12 In the year 1906 edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer
Oct 14 In the year 1906 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
Oct 14 In the year 1906 benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy)
Oct 15 Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii) in the year 1906.
Oct 16 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer