On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1906

Historical Events

  • Washington Nationals' Tom Hughes becomes first MLB pitcher to win a 1-0 extra innings game off his own home run in 10th v St. Louis Browns

Famous Birthdays

  • Leonhard Huizinga, Dutch journalist and writer (Adriaan & Olivier), born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1980)
1906 Highlights

About August 3, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo