Historical Events For October - 16
Sunday, 22 January 2017
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on October - 16.
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on this day in history.
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 Arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR on October - 16.
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 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 On this day in history rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada)
1906 Dino Buzzati, writer on October - 16.
1907 On October - 16 belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC
1907 On this day in history roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir)
1908 On October - 16 edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux
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 this day in history.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on October - 16.
1913 Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC on this day in history.
1913 On October - 16 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 Bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- ) on this day in history.
1918 On October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday on October - 16.
1920 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on October - 16.
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.