Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Thursday, 30 July 2015
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on this day in history.
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on October - 16.
1893 On October - 16 carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
1896 On October - 16 edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on October - 16.
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 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 October - 16.
1903 Mario Pilati, composer on this day in history.
1904 Russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur on this day in history.
1905 On October - 16 the Partition of Bengal (India) occurred.
1905 Rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada) on October - 16.
1906 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer
1907 On October - 16 belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC
1907 Roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir) on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux
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 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 this day in history 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 October - 16.
1916 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus on October - 16.
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 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 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)