On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1906

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Charles Evans Hughes (R) elected NY Governor beating William Randolph Hearst

Newspaper Publisher William Randolph Hearst
Newspaper Publisher
William Randolph Hearst
  • Chinese Government ministries are reorganized as part of the movement towards constitutional government; but in fact the Manchu princes retain control and there is little gain for the Chinese people

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Lederer, Czech actor (Diary of a Chambermaid), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 2000)
  • James D. Norris, American sports businessman (Chicago Black Hawks), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1966)
1906 Highlights

About November 6, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio