Historical Events For October - 16
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
1890 On this day in history paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942)
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on October - 16.
1893 On this day in history carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on October - 16.
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on this day in history.
1898 On October - 16 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 October - 16.
1904 Russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur on October - 16.
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 On this day in history 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 October - 16.
1909 On this day in history jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 On this day in history william Leonard Reed, composer
1912 On October - 16 arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres
1913 On October - 16 booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC
1913 On this day in history alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched)
1914 Christian J Modeste, gypsey king on October - 16.
1915 Great Britain declares war on Bulgaria on October - 16.
1916 Margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn on this day in history.
1916 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus on October - 16.
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 October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
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 October - 16 babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
1921 On this day in history linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)