Historical Events For October - 16
Sunday, 25 February 2018
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on this day in history.
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on this day in history.
1893 On October - 16 carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
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 this day in history.
1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin on this day in history.
1900 Lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank) on this day in history.
1903 Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia on October - 16.
1903 On this day in history mario Pilati, composer
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 Dino Buzzati, writer on this day in history.
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 October - 16.
1908 On October - 16 enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
1909 On October - 16 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 Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC on this day in history.
1913 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) on October - 16.
1914 On October - 16 christian J Modeste, gypsey king
1915 On this day in history great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
1916 On October - 16 margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
1916 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus on this day in history.
1916 On October - 16 klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
1918 On October - 16 bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- )
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 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on October - 16.
1921 On October - 16 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)