Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Wednesday, 02 September 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 this day in history edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter
1897 On October - 16 harrison Kerr, composer
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 On this day in history lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank)
1903 On October - 16 homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
1903 On October - 16 mario Pilati, composer
1904 On this day in history 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 Dino Buzzati, writer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1908 On October - 16 edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux
1908 Enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85) on this day in history.
1909 Jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title on October - 16.
1910 On October - 16 william Leonard Reed, composer
1912 On October - 16 arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres
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 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 this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on this day in history.
1921 On October - 16 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)