What Happened on March 6, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Cubs sign 3rd baseman Harry Steinfeldt to complete Tinker-Evers-Chance
  • Heavy storm bursts dike, flooding Vlissingen, Netherlands
  • Nora Blatch is 1st woman elected to American Society of Civil Engineers

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Wills [James Robert Wills], American actor (Lone Prairie, Tornado in the Saddle), born in Limestone County, Texas (d. 1975)

Person of interestLou Costello

Lou Costello, American comedian and actor (The Abbott and Costello Show), born in Paterson, New Jersey (d. 1959)

Comedian and Actor Lou Costello
Comedian and Actor
Lou Costello