Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Sunday, 26 April 2015
1890 On this day in history 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 On October - 16 edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on this day in history.
1898 On October - 16 arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank)
1903 On this day in history homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
1903 On this day in history mario Pilati, composer
1904 On October - 16 russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
1905 The Partition of Bengal (India) occurred on this day in history.
1905 Rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada) on October - 16.
1906 On October - 16 dino Buzzati, writer
1907 Belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC on October - 16.
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 this day in history.
1908 On this day in history enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
1909 Jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
1910 William Leonard Reed, composer on October - 16.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on October - 16.
1913 On this day in history 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 October - 16 christian J Modeste, gypsey king
1915 On October - 16 great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
1916 On October - 16 margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
1916 On this day in history dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
1916 On October - 16 klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
1918 Bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- ) on this day in history.
1918 Felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29 on October - 16.
1919 On this day in history charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
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 Linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance) on October - 16.