What Happened on November 22, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • International Radio Telecommunications Com adopts "SOS" as new call for help
  • Peter Stolypin, Prime Minister of Russia, introduces agrarian reforms allowing peasants to withdraw from the communes and take their share of land for private ownership

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Petrie, Beverly MA, actor (Border River, Bounty Hunter)
  • Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Earnest Josephson, Swedish painter, dies