1906 was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the 1906th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 906th year of the 2nd millennium, the 6th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1900s decade.
The 1906 Centennial Alliance was set up as a clearing-house for various centennial events commemorating the earthquake. Award presentations, religious services, a National Geographic TV movie,  a projection of fire onto the Coit Tower ,  memorials, and lectures were part of the commemorations.
April 18 – The 1906 San Francisco earthquake (estimated magnitude 7.8) on the San Andreas Fault destroys much of San Francisco, California, killing at least 3,000 people, with 225,000–300,000 left homeless, and $350,000,000 in damages. June 6 – Durham and Southern Railway operates its first revenue train, Bonsal to Durham, North Carolina.
1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. Events. April 18 – An earthquake in San Francisco, California kills at least ...
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The 1906 World Series was the first modern "Subway Series", in a broad sense of the term (Although Chicago did not have a Subway system at the time, plans for the first system began during the series). The 1906 World Series is the last World Series, as of 2018, to feature two franchises that had never before appeared in the Series. This record ...
The 1906 Intercalated Games or 1906 Olympic Games was an international multi-sport event that was celebrated in Athens, Greece. They were at the time considered to be Olympic Games and were referred to as the "Second International Olympic Games in Athens" by the International Olympic Committee.
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In 1906, Mauretania was launched by the Duchess of Roxburghe. At the time of her launch, she was the largest moving structure ever built, and slightly larger in gross tonnage than Lusitania. The main visual differences between Mauretania and Lusitania were that Mauretania was five feet longer and had different vents.
The 1906 statute regulated food and drugs moving in interstate commerce and forbade the manufacture, sale, or transportation of poisonous patent medicines. The Act arose due to public education and exposés from public interest guardians such as Upton Sinclair and Samuel Hopkins Adams, social activist Florence Kelley , researcher Harvey W ...
Jordbävningen i Valparaíso 1906 6 augusti – LO -kongressen accepterar arbetsgivarens rätt att "leda och fördela arbetet" [ 6 ] , vilket är SAF:s §23 (senare 32) [ 3 ] . 16 augusti – En kraftig jordbävning – ca 8,5 på Richterskalan – drabbar den chilenska kusten och förorsakar enligt uppgift ca 1 500 dödsoffer [ 4 ] .