Historical Events In 1906
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
May 02 On this day in history aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
May 03 British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey in the year 1906.
May 03 Mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky) on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1906 the Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory
May 04 Esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder) in the year 1906.
May 05 Ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon) on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1906 "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF
May 06 In the year 1906 andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician
May 08 David Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne) in the year 1906.
May 08 Phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs on this day in history.
May 09 Eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats) in the year 1906.
May 10 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time on this day in history.
May 10 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time in the year 1906.
May 11 Kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders) in the year 1906.
May 12 William M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist in the year 1906.
May 13 Bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem in the year 1906.
May 13 On this day in history thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer
May 14 In the year 1906 flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising
May 14 On this day in history hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94)
May 15 NY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1906 arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas)
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 On this day in history federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes
May 19 In the year 1906 portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier
May 19 The last British soldiers leave Canada in the year 1906.
May 21 Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties) in the year 1906.
May 21 Louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece
May 22 In the year 1906 10th anniversary Olympic games close at Athens, Greece
May 22 Harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie) on this day in history.
May 22 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane on this day in history.