Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on this day in history.
1891 On this day in history sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies
1893 On this day in history carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
1896 On this day in history edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on this day in history.
1898 On October - 16 arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
1900 On October - 16 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 Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history mario Pilati, composer
1904 Russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur on October - 16.
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 this day in history.
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 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on October - 16.
1908 On October - 16 enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
1909 On October - 16 jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 On this day in history william Leonard Reed, composer
1912 On this day in history arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres
1913 On this day in history booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC
1913 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) on October - 16.
1914 On October - 16 christian J Modeste, gypsey king
1915 On October - 16 great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
1916 On October - 16 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 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 On October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday on this day in history.
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 On this day in history linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)