Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Sunday, 29 November 2015
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on this day in history.
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on October - 16.
1893 Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1896 On October - 16 edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin on this day in history.
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 On October - 16 mario Pilati, composer
1904 On October - 16 russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
1905 On this day in history the Partition of Bengal (India) occurred.
1905 On this day in history rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada)
1906 On October - 16 dino Buzzati, writer
1907 On this day in history belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC
1907 Roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir) on October - 16.
1908 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on October - 16.
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 On October - 16 william Leonard Reed, composer
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on October - 16.
1913 On October - 16 booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC
1913 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) on this day in history.
1914 On October - 16 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 this day in history.
1916 On October - 16 dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
1916 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1918 On October - 16 bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- )
1918 Felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29 on October - 16.
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 October - 16 babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
1921 On October - 16 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)