The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2029. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1906
- January 1, 1906 – British India officially adopts Indian Standard Time.
- January 22, 1906 – SS Valencia runs aground on rocks on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, killing more than 130.
- January 25, 1906 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Horse in Chinese astrology.
- March 22, 1906 – The first England vs France rugby union match is played at Parc des Princes in Paris
- April 18, 1906 – An earthquake and fire destroy much of San Francisco, California.
- June 7, 1906 – Cunard Line’s RMS Lusitania is launched from the John Brown Shipyard, Glasgow (Clydebank), Scotland.
- June 8, 1906 – Theodore Roosevelt signs the Antiquities Act into law, authorizing the President to restrict the use of certain parcels of public land with historical or conservation value.
- July 11, 1906 – Murder of Grace Brown by Chester Gillette in the United States, inspiration for Theodore Dreiser’s An American Tragedy.
- August 13, 1906 – The all black infantrymen of the U.S. Army’s 25th Infantry Regiment are accused of killing a white bartender and wounding a white police officer in Brownsville, Texas, despite exculpatory evidence; all are later dishonorably discharged.
- September 7, 1906 – Alberto Santos-Dumont flies his 14-bis aircraft at Bagatelle, France for the first time successfully.
Who Were Born On 1906?
- February 10, 1906 – Erik Rhodes, American actor and singer (d. 1990)
- March 28, 1906 – Murray Adaskin, Canadian violinist, composer, and conductor (d. 2002)
- April 8, 1906 – Raoul Jobin, Canadian tenor and educator (d. 1974)
- April 13, 1906 – Bud Freeman, American saxophonist, composer, and bandleader (d. 1991)
- May 7, 1906 – Eric Krenz, American discus thrower and shot putter (d. 1931)
- July 25, 1906 – Johnny Hodges, American saxophonist and clarinet player (d. 1970)
- September 1, 1906 – Franz Biebl, German composer and educator (d. 2001)
- November 19, 1906 – Franz Schädle, German SS officer (d. 1945)