August 1906 calendar

August 1906

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in August 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 August 1906: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 1906?


  • 01 Aug 1906 Brooklyn Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pittsburgh for 10 2 / 3 loses in 13th
  • 02 Aug 1906 Chicago White Sox begin AL record 19 game win streak
  • 04 Aug 1906 Central Railway Station, Sydney opens.
  • 10 Aug 1906 Pope Pius X bans Associations cults
  • 13 Aug 1906 Black soldiers raid Brownsville Texas.
  • 16 Aug 1906 A magnitude 8.2 earthquake in Valparaíso, Chile leaves approximately 20,000 dead.
  • 22 Aug 1906 The first Victor Victrola, a phonographic record player, is manufactured.
  • 23 Aug 1906 Chicago White Sox win 19th straight, beating Washingston Senators
  • 24 Aug 1906 Cincinnati Red John Weimer no-hits Brooklyn Dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game.
  • 29 Aug 1906 Bridge in St. Lawrence Canada caves in; 70 die
  • 30 Aug 1906 New York Highlander Joe Doyle debuts pitching back-to-back shut-outs

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Music charts

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

  1. - Home, Sweet Home
  2. - Waiting at the Church (My Wife Won't Let Me)
  3. - You're a Grand Old Flag
  4. - Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy
  5. - By the Light of the Honeymoon


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Lika mot lika

Lika mot lika

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States of America