Historical Events In 1906
Thursday, 20 June 2019
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 Pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game in the year 1906.
Sep 27 In the year 1906 william Empson, English poet/critic (Milton's God)
Sep 28 US troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909 in the year 1906.
Sep 29 US intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma on this day in history.
Sep 30 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer in the year 1906.
Sep 30 In the year 1906 real Academia Galega, Galician language biggest linguistic authority starts working in Havana.
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 John Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature in the year 1906.
Oct 02 In the year 1906 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men
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) on this day in history.
Oct 06 The birth of Janet Gaynor, Winner of the very first 'Oscar' on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 06 The Majlis of Iran convened for the first time in the year 1906.
Oct 07 James E Webb, head of NASA (1961-68) on this day in history.
Oct 08 Karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London in the year 1906.
Oct 09 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history sF begins school for "Asians"
Oct 12 Edmund Charles Wolf Myers, soldier/engineer in the year 1906.
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 Benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy) in the year 1906.
Oct 15 In the year 1906 hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii)
Oct 16 Dino Buzzati, writer on this day in history.