Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Saturday, 22 November 2014
1890 On October - 16 paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942)
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on October - 16.
1893 Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75 on October - 16.
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on October - 16.
1897 On this day in history harrison Kerr, composer
1898 On this day in history arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
1900 On this day in history queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin
1900 Lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank) on October - 16.
1903 On October - 16 homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
1903 Mario Pilati, composer on this day in history.
1904 On October - 16 russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
1905 On this day in history 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 On October - 16 belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC
1907 Roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir) on this day in history.
1908 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on October - 16.
1908 Enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85) on this day in history.
1909 On October - 16 jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 On October - 16 william Leonard Reed, composer
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on this day in history.
1913 Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched)
1914 On this day in history christian J Modeste, gypsey king
1915 On October - 16 great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
1916 Margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn on October - 16.
1916 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus on October - 16.
1916 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1918 Bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- ) on October - 16.
1918 On October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 On October - 16 charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
1920 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on October - 16.
1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on this day in history.
1921 On October - 16 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)