Historical Events In 1906
Monday, 11 December 2023
Oct 18 On this day in history james Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island)
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) in the year 1906.
Oct 20 In the year 1906 dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube
Oct 20 William "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67 in the year 1906.
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 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)
Oct 23 Gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924) on this day in history.
Oct 24 Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter on this day in history.
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 On this day in history anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles
Oct 28 In the year 1906 belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins
Oct 29 In the year 1906 fredric [William] Brown, US, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home)
Oct 31 George Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 31 Jo Vis, resistance fighter (Yad Vashem-distinction) in the year 1906.
Nov 02 Luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice) in the year 1906.
Nov 04 Arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1906 george Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary
Nov 06 On this day in history charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY gov beats William Randolph Hearst
Nov 06 In the year 1906 francis Lederer, Prague Czech, actor (Diary of a Chambermaid)
Nov 07 Eugene Carson Blake, US sec-gen of World council of Churches (1966-72) in the year 1906.
Nov 09 In the year 1906 arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer
Nov 09 On this day in history leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64
Nov 09 On this day in history t Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico & Panama)
Nov 11 Ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)
Nov 14 In the year 1906 hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies
Nov 14 In the year 1906 louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)
Nov 14 Roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama) in the year 1906.
Nov 14 In the year 1906 roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama)