Historical Events In 1906
Friday, 15 November 2019
May 02 Aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24) in the year 1906.
May 03 British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky)
May 03 On this day in history the Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory
May 04 On this day in history esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder)
May 05 On this day in history ursula Jeans, Simla India. actress (I Lived With You, Over the Moon)
May 06 "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF in the year 1906.
May 06 On this day in history andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician
May 08 In the year 1906 david Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)
May 08 On this day in history phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs
May 09 On this day in history eleanor Estes, author (Ginger Pye, Moffats)
May 10 In the year 1906 russia's Duma (Parliament) meets for 1st time
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) on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1906 william M Ewing, US geologist/geophysicist
May 13 In the year 1906 bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem
May 13 On this day in history thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer
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) on this day in history.
May 15 NY Giants' Hooks Wiltse strikes out 4 batters in 1 inning in the year 1906.
May 16 On this day in history arturo Uslar Pietri, Venezuela, writer/minister (Lanzas Coloradas)
May 17 In the year 1906 eric Mensforth, president (Westland Aircraft)
May 17 In the year 1906 switzerland's Simpion Tunnel open to rail traffic
May 18 The Federated Boys' Clubs, later to become the Boys' Clubs of America, are organized on this day in history.
May 19 Dutch King Victor Emmanuel & Swiss president open Simplon tunnel on this day in history.
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 On this day in history the last British soldiers leave Canada
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie)
May 22 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane in the year 1906.