April 1906 calendar

April 1906

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1906.
The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1906: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1906?


  • 02 Apr 1906 South Africa completes a 4-1 series drubbing of England.
  • 07 Apr 1906 Act of Algeciras drawn between Moroccan police and banking business.
  • 08 Apr 1906 Auguste Deter, the first person to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, dies.
  • 11 Apr 1906 Einstein introduces his Theory of Relativity.
  • 13 Apr 1906 Mutiny on Portuguese battleships Dom Carlos and Vasco da Gama.
  • 14 Apr 1906 President Theodore Roosevelt denounces "muckrakers" in US press.
  • 18 Apr 1906 Calvinist Reformed Union in the Netherlands Church forms in Utrecht
  • 19 Apr 1906 San Francisco earthquake ends killing 452
  • 22 Apr 1906 10th anniversary Olympic games open at Athens, Greece
  • 23 Apr 1906 In Tsarist Russia, the Fundamental Laws are announced at the first state Duma.
  • 14 Apr 1906 The first meeting of the Azusa Street Revival, which will launch Pentecostalism as a worldwide movement, is held in Los Angeles.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in April 1906?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - The Original Cohens
  2. - Medley of Old-Time Reels
  3. - When the Mocking Birds are Singing in the Wildwood
  4. - Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie
  5. - So Long, Mary


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?