Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Friday, 27 March 2015
1890 On October - 16 paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942)
1891 On this day in history sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies
1893 Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on this day in history.
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on October - 16.
1898 Arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR on October - 16.
1900 On October - 16 queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin
1900 Lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank) on October - 16.
1903 Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia on October - 16.
1903 Mario Pilati, composer on October - 16.
1904 On October - 16 russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
1905 On October - 16 the Partition of Bengal (India) occurred.
1905 Rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada) on October - 16.
1906 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer
1907 Belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC on October - 16.
1907 On October - 16 roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir)
1908 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
1908 Enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85) on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 William Leonard Reed, composer on this day in history.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on October - 16.
1913 On October - 16 booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC
1913 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history christian J Modeste, gypsey king
1915 Great Britain declares war on Bulgaria on this day in history.
1916 Margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn on October - 16.
1916 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus on this day in history.
1916 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 on October - 16.
1918 Bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- ) on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday on October - 16.
1920 On October - 16 alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
1921 On this day in history babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
1921 On October - 16 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)