On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Herbert Magidson, American lyricist, winner of first Academy Award for Best Original Song ("The Continental"; "Gone With The Wind"; "The Masquerade Is Over"), born in Braddock, Pennsylvania (d. 1986)
1906 Highlights

About January 7, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn