January 1, 1906 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Dutch law makes driver's license mandatory
  • The poll tax of £1 per head on all adult male inhabitants of Natal, South Africa, except indentured Indians and married Blacks, imposed by the Natal parliament in 1905, becomes payable.

Deaths in History

  • Sir Hugh Nelson, Premier of Queensland (b. 1835)