Historical Events In 1906
Sunday, 23 February 2020
May 02 On this day in history aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
May 03 In the year 1906 british-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey
May 03 Mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky) on this day in history.
May 03 The Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory in the year 1906.
May 04 Esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder) in the year 1906.
May 05 In the year 1906 ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon)
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 In the year 1906 david Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)
May 08 In the year 1906 phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs
May 09 In the year 1906 eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats)
May 10 In the year 1906 russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
May 10 In the year 1906 russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time
May 11 In the year 1906 kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders)
May 12 On this day in history william M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist
May 13 Bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem on this day in history.
May 13 Thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1906 flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising
May 14 Hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94) on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history nY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning
May 16 Arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas) on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1906 eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft)
May 17 On this day in history switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic
May 18 In the year 1906 the Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized
May 19 Dutch King Victor Emmanuel & Swiss president open Simplon tunnel in the year 1906.
May 19 Federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1906 portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier
May 19 The last British soldiers leave Canada on this day in history.
May 21 Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties) on this day in history.
May 21 Louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars in the year 1906.
May 22 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece on this day in history.
May 22 10th anniversary Olympic games close at Athens, Greece on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie)
May 22 In the year 1906 wright Brothers patent an aeroplane