Historical Events In 1906
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
May 02 In the year 1906 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 In the year 1906 mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky)
May 03 The Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory in the year 1906.
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 On this day in history "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF
May 06 In the year 1906 andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician
May 08 On this day in history david Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)
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 On this day in history russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
May 10 Russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for first time on this day in history.
May 11 Kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders) on this day in history.
May 12 William M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem
May 13 Thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer in the year 1906.
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 In the year 1906 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 19 Federated Boys' Club (Boys' Club of America) organizes in the year 1906.
May 19 Portugal's King Carlos I names Joao Franco premier on this day in history.
May 19 The last British soldiers leave Canada on this day in history.
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 in the year 1906.
May 22 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history wright Brothers patent an aeroplane