Historical Events In 1906
Friday, 20 September 2019
May 02 On this day in history aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
May 03 On this day in history british-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey
May 03 Mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky) in the year 1906.
May 03 On this day in history the Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory
May 04 In the year 1906 esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder)
May 05 In the year 1906 ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon)
May 06 In the year 1906 "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF
May 06 On this day in history andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician
May 08 David Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne) in the year 1906.
May 08 On this day in history 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 On this day in history russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
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 Thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer on this day in history.
May 14 Flagpole at the White Sox ballpark breaks during pennant-raising on this day in history.
May 14 Hastings Kamuzu Banda, president of Malawi (1964-94) in the year 1906.
May 15 NY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning in the year 1906.
May 16 Arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas) on this day in history.
May 17 Eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft) on this day in history.
May 17 Switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic on this day in history.
May 18 The Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1906 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 On this day in history portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier
May 19 In the year 1906 the last British soldiers leave Canada
May 21 Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties) in the year 1906.
May 21 On this day in history louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars
May 22 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece in the year 1906.
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 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane on this day in history.