On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnold Cooke, British composer, born in Gomersal, West Yorkshire, England (d. 2005)
  • Bob Considine, American journalist and author (Babe Ruth Story), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1975)
  • Roswell Leavitt Gilpatric, American lawyer and diplomat, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1996)
  • Siegfried Borris, German composer, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • John H. Ketcham, American politician (b. 1832)
1906 Highlights

About November 4, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 114 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio