On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • F. Gwendolen Rees, Welsh zoologist and parasitologist, born in Abercynon, Wales (d. 1994)
  • Francis Steegmuller, American biographer (Cocteau), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 1994)
  • George Sanders, Russian actor (All About Eve-Academy Award 1950), born in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire (d. 1972)
  • Jack Earle, American actor and sideshow performer known as "The World's Tallest Man", born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1952)
1906 Highlights

About July 3, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer