On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1906

Historical Events

  • Yanks win by forfeit for the 1st time

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Webb, British actor (King Lear, Taming of Shrew, Challenge of Lassie), born in York, England (d. 1982)
  • Hans Bethe, German-American quantum physicist (Nobel 1967), born in Strassburg, Germany (d. 2005)
  • Robert Levine Sanders, American composer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1974)
1906 Highlights

About July 2, 1906

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer