On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1906

Historical Events

InventionHistoric Invention

Willis Carrier receives a US patent for the world's first air conditioner

Engineer Willis Carrier
Willis Carrier

1906 Highlights

About January 2, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn