On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1906

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs score 11 runs in 1st inning of 19-0 drubbing of New York Giants off future Baseball Hall of Famers Christy Mathewson and Joe McGinnity; worst beating in Giants franchise history
  • Famous Cunard passenger liner Lusitania launches

Famous Deaths

  • Johan P. Van de Kellen, stamp cutter/lithographer, dies at 74
1906 Highlights

About June 7, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini