On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Dalibor Cyril Vačkář, Czech composer, born in Korčula, Croatia (d. 1984)
  • Massimo Freccia, Italian-American conductor (New Orleans Symphony, 1944-52: Baltimore Symphony, 1952-59), born in Valdibure, Pistoia, Italy (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Maria Georgina Grey, British writer and founder of the Girls' Day School Trust (b. 1816)
1906 Highlights

About September 19, 1906

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo