On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • H Allen Smith, Ill, humorist/author (Low Man on Totem Pole)

Person of interestLeonid Brezhnev

Leonid Brezhnev, General Secretary of the Soviet Union (1964-82), born in Kamenskoye, Ukraine (d. 1982)

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev

1906 Highlights

About December 19, 1906

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius