On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1906

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Theodore Roosevelt denounces "muckrakers" in US press, taken from John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress

Famous Birthdays

Faisal of Saudi Arabia

Faisal, King of Saudi Arabia (1964-75), born in Riyadh, Emirate of Nejd and Hasa (d. 1975)

  • Hunter Johnson, American composer, born near Benson, North Carolina (d. 1998)
1906 Highlights

About April 14, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries