On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1906

Historical Events

  • British Parliament pass two important pieces of social legislation: The Trades Disputes Bill, legalizing peaceful picketing, and The Workingmen's Compensation Act, broadening employers' liability for accidents

Famous Deaths

  • Adalbert von Goldschmidt, Austrian composer, dies at 58
1906 Highlights

About December 21, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius