What Happened on April 19, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 10th Boston Marathon won by Tim Ford of Mass in 2:45:45
  • Belgian naval education ship Comte The Stain de Naeyer sets sail
  • SF Earthquake ends killing 452

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Curie, French physicist/chemist (Nobel 1903), dies
  • Spencer Gore, British tennis player and cricketer (b. 1850)