Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Sunday, 23 October 2016
1890 On October - 16 paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942)
1891 On October - 16 sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies
1893 On October - 16 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 Arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR on this day in history.
1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin on October - 16.
1900 Lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank) on this day in history.
1903 On October - 16 homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
1903 On October - 16 mario Pilati, composer
1904 On October - 16 russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
1905 The Partition of Bengal (India) occurred on October - 16.
1905 On October - 16 rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada)
1906 Dino Buzzati, writer on October - 16.
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 On October - 16 edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux
1908 On October - 16 enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
1909 Jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title on October - 16.
1910 William Leonard Reed, composer on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres
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 Christian J Modeste, gypsey king on this day in history.
1915 Great Britain declares war on Bulgaria on October - 16.
1916 Margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn on October - 16.
1916 On this day in history dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
1916 On this day in history klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
1918 On this day in history 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 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.