Historical Events In 1906
Thursday, 21 February 2019
May 02 Aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24) on this day in history.
May 03 British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey in the year 1906.
May 03 In the year 1906 mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky)
May 03 In the year 1906 the Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory
May 04 Esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder) on this day in history.
May 05 Ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon) on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF
May 06 Andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician on this day in history.
May 08 David Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne) on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1906 phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs
May 09 Eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats) on this day in history.
May 10 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time in the year 1906.
May 10 In the year 1906 russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time
May 11 Kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders) in the year 1906.
May 12 In the year 1906 william M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist
May 13 Bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1906 thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer
May 14 Flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising in the year 1906.
May 14 In the year 1906 hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94)
May 15 In the year 1906 nY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning
May 16 In the year 1906 arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas)
May 17 Eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft) on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic
May 18 The Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized in the year 1906.
May 19 On this day in history dutch King Victor Emmanuel & Swiss president open Simplon tunnel
May 19 Federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes on this day in history.
May 19 Portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history the last British soldiers leave Canada
May 21 Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties) in the year 1906.
May 21 In the year 1906 louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars
May 22 In the year 1906 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece
May 22 10th anniversary Olympic games close at Athens, Greece on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1906 harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie)
May 22 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane in the year 1906.