Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on October - 16.
1891 On October - 16 sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies
1893 Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on October - 16.
1897 On October - 16 harrison Kerr, composer
1898 Arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR on October - 16.
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 Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia on this day in history.
1903 On October - 16 mario Pilati, composer
1904 Russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur on October - 16.
1905 On this day in history the Partition of Bengal (India) occurred.
1905 On this day in history rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada)
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 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 October - 16.
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 On October - 16 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 On this day in history bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- )
1918 Felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.
1919 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday on October - 16.
1920 On this day in history alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on October - 16.
1921 Linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance) on this day in history.