What Happened on February 9, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Natal proclaims state of siege in Zulu uprising

Famous Birthdays

  • AndrĂ© Kostolany, stock market expert and speculator (d. 1999)
  • Gwen Catley, British(?) soprano

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPaul Laurence Dunbar

Paul Laurence Dunbar, African American dialect poet, dies at 33 in Dayton, Ohio