Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Sunday, 01 February 2015
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on this day in history.
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 On October - 16 harrison Kerr, composer
1898 On October - 16 arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin on October - 16.
1900 On October - 16 lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank)
1903 Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia on October - 16.
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 Rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada) on October - 16.
1906 Dino Buzzati, writer on October - 16.
1907 Belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC on this day in history.
1907 Roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir) on October - 16.
1908 On October - 16 edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux
1908 Enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85) on October - 16.
1909 On October - 16 jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 William Leonard Reed, composer on October - 16.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on this day in history.
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 On October - 16 christian J Modeste, gypsey king
1915 On this day in history great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
1916 On this day in history margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
1916 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
1918 Bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- ) on October - 16.
1918 On October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 On October - 16 charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
1920 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on October - 16.
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)