World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - February 6
407 Historic Events for February 6
1914

J Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Hague School), dies at 69

Death
1915

Derk Roemers, Dutch politician (Soc-Dem)

Birth
1916

Bill Doggett, rocker

Birth
1916

Anne C A I van Diest, Belgian physician/feminist, dies at 73

Death
1917

Liberato Firmino Sifonia, composer

Birth
1917

Arthur Gold, Toronto, Canada, pianist

Birth
1917

Edouard A Drumont, French anti-semite journalist, dies at 72

Death
1918

Gustav Klimt, Austrian painter/cartoonist, dies at 55

Death
1918

Britain grants women (30 and over) vote

Event
1919

Lindsay Tuckett, cricketer (son of Len, 9 Tests for S Africa 1947-49)

Birth
1919

1st day of 5-day Seattle general strike

Event
1919

Friedrich W Mengelberg, German sculptor/painter, dies at 81

Death
1919

Louis Heren, journalist/writer (China's Three Thousand Years)

Birth
1920

Saarland administrated by League of Nations

Event
1920

James H Scheuer, (Rep-D-NY, 1965-73, 75- )

Birth
1921

"The Kid," starring Charlie Chaplin and Jackie Coogan, released

Event
1922

Patrick MacNee, London England, actor (Jonathan Steed-Avengers)

Birth
1922

Cardinal Achille Ratti elected Pope Pius XI

Event
1922

US, UK, France, Italy and Japan sign Washington naval arms limitation

Event
1923

Edward E Barnard, US astronomer (5th moon Jupiter), dies at 65

Death
1923

Maurice Le Roux, composer

Birth
1924

Billy Wright, English soccer player

Birth
1924

Paolo Volponi, Italian communist/author (Road to Rome)

Birth
1924

Billy W William Ambrose right, soccer star

Birth
1926

St Louis Browns acquire catcher Wally Schang from NY Yankees

Event