On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Cinema Omnia Pathe, world's 1st cinema, opens (Paris)
  • German Shoemaker Wilhelm Voigt (Capt of K√∂penick) sentenced to 4 years for forgery after posing as Prussian officer

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Cartan, French composer, born in Nancy (d. 1932)