On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Chain, German-British chemist and bacteriologist (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1945 - for his work on penicillin), born in Berlin, German Empire (d. 1979)
  • Walter Rauff, German colonel (d. 1984)
1906 Highlights

About June 19, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini