On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Attack on King Alfonso XIII & Victoria of Battenberg in Madrid

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Schaeuble, Swiss composer, born in Arosa, Switzerland (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Schell, German theologist (Gott und Geist), dies at 56
  • King Alfonso XIII, assassinated in Madrid
  • Victoria von Battenberg, assassinated in Madrid