Historical Events In 1906
Thursday, 21 February 2019
Oct 18 On this day in history james Brooks, US mural painter (Acquisition of Long Island)
Oct 19 Georges Chemenceau succeeds Sarien premier of France in the year 1906.
Oct 20 In the year 1906 dr Lee DeForest demonstrated his electrical vacuum tube (radio tube)
Oct 20 In the year 1906 dr Lee DeForest demonstrates his radio tube
Oct 20 On this day in history william "Buck" Ewing, hall of fame catcher (NY Giants), dies at 67
Oct 21 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55 in the year 1906.
Oct 22 In the year 1906 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Phila
Oct 22 3000 blacks demonstrate & riot in Philedalphia in the year 1906.
Oct 22 Cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper) in the year 1906.
Oct 23 Gertrude Ederle, NYC, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1924) on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 anton AM Struyken, minister of justice/governor Dutch Antilles
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 In the year 1906 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 Luchino Visconti, Milan Italy, director (Damned, Death in Venice) on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer
Nov 05 In the year 1906 george Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary
Nov 06 In the year 1906 charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY gov beats William Randolph Hearst
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 Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1906 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 In the year 1906 ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig
Nov 12 C W Gregory (NSW v Qld) starts day at 48*, is 366* at stumps on this day in history.
Nov 13 C W Gregory out for 383 as NSW make 763 v Queensland on this day in history.
Nov 13 Conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room) on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1906 roosevelt becomes first US President to visit a foreign country (Panama)