1906

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Template:C20 year in 2018 23 August topic 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the 1906th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 906th year of the 2nd millennium, the 6th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1900s decade. As of the start of 1906, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

January–February

January 31: Ecuador earthquake (8.6).

March–April

The ruins of San Francisco following the April 18 earthquake and later fires

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Date unknown

Births

January–February

Puyi, Last Emperor of China

March–April

May–June

July–August

September

October

November–December

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. ^ Stuart, J. (1913). History of the Zulu Rebellion 1906. London: Macmillan and Co. pp. 548–581. 
  2. ^ "Hongkong Typhoon". Auckland Star. 37 (244). New Zealand. 1906-10-19. p. 5. Retrieved 2017-12-30. Over 1,000 bodies are recovered, but cabled statements are verified that the number of lives lost totalled about 10,000.  Retrieved via Papers Past.
  3. ^ "About the club - Maccabi Tel Aviv Football Club". Maccabi Tel Aviv Football Club. Retrieved 2018-06-12. 

Sources

  • The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year: 1906. Longmans, Green. 1907. , comprehensive guide to political events worldwide; emphasis on Britain

Further reading

  • Gilbert, Martin. A History of the Twentieth Century: Volume 1 1900-1933 (1997); global coverage of politics, diplomacy and warfare; pp 123 – 42.
  • Hazell's Annual for 1907 (1907), worldwide events of 1906; 734pp online
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