January 13, 1906 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Telimco makes the 1st ever advertisment for a radio set, by advertising a $7.50 set in the "Scientific American" which claimed to receive signals for up to one mile

Birthdays in History

  • Zhou Youguang [Zhou Yaoping], Chinese language scholar (father of pinyin), born in Changzhou (d. 2017)

Deaths in History

  • Alexander Stepanovich Popov, Russian physicist (b. 1859)