Historical Events In 1906
Friday, 15 November 2019
Oct 18 James Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island) on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1906 georges Chemenceau succeeds Sarien premier of France
Oct 20 Dr Lee DeForest demonstrated his electrical vacuum tube (radio tube) on this day in history.
Oct 20 On this day in history dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube
Oct 20 In the year 1906 william "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67
Oct 21 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1906 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila
Oct 22 On this day in history 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia
Oct 22 In the year 1906 cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)
Oct 23 In the year 1906 gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924)
Oct 24 In the year 1906 marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter
Oct 25 US inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting in the year 1906.
Oct 27 Anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles on this day in history.
Oct 28 Belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins in the year 1906.
Oct 29 Fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home) in the year 1906.
Oct 31 On this day in history george Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC
Oct 31 Jo Vis, resistance fighter (Yad Vashem-distinction) on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1906 luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice)
Nov 04 On this day in history arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer
Nov 05 George Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary on this day in history.
Nov 06 Charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY gov beats William Randolph Hearst in the year 1906.
Nov 06 Francis Lederer, Prague Czech, actor (Diary of a Chambermaid) on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72)
Nov 09 On this day in history arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer
Nov 09 Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64 in the year 1906.
Nov 09 T Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico & Panama) in the year 1906.
Nov 11 On this day in history ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig
Nov 12 On this day in history c W Gregory (NSW v Qld) starts day at 48*, is 366* at stumps
Nov 13 In the year 1906 c W Gregory out for 383 as NSW make 763 v Queensland
Nov 13 On this day in history conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)
Nov 14 In the year 1906 hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies
Nov 14 On this day in history louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)
Nov 14 On this day in history roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama)
Nov 14 Roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama) in the year 1906.