On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1906

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Georges Clémenceau succeeds Ferdinand Sarien as Prime Minister of France

Prime Minister of France Georges Clémenceau
Prime Minister of France
Georges Clémenceau
  • US inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion", a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPrimo Carnera

Primo Carnera, Italian boxer (World Heavyweight Champion 1933-34), born in Sequals, Italy (d. 1967)

1906 Highlights

About October 25, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio