Historical Events In October - 16
Thursday, 19 April 2018
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on October - 16.
1891 On this day in history sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies
1893 Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75 on October - 16.
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on October - 16.
1897 On October - 16 harrison Kerr, composer
1898 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1906 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer
1907 Belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC on this day in history.
1907 On October - 16 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 October - 16 enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
1909 On this day in history jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 William Leonard Reed, composer on this day in history.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC
1913 On October - 16 alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched)
1914 On October - 16 christian J Modeste, gypsey king
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 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 October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 On October - 16 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 Linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance) on this day in history.