What Happened on May 6, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market Street, San Francisco

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tsar Nicolas II of Russia claims right to legislate by decree and restricts the power of the Duma (Russian Parliament)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French-American mathematician
  • Enrique Laguerre, Puerto Rican writer (d. 2005)