Historical Events Happened In October - 16
Saturday, 23 July 2016
1890 On this day in history paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942)
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on October - 16.
1893 On October - 16 carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1900 Lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank) on October - 16.
1903 On October - 16 homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
1903 Mario Pilati, composer on this day in history.
1904 On October - 16 russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
1905 The Partition of Bengal (India) occurred on this day in history.
1905 Rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada) on October - 16.
1906 On October - 16 dino Buzzati, writer
1907 On this day in history belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC
1907 On October - 16 roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir)
1908 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
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 William Leonard Reed, composer on this day in history.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres on October - 16.
1913 Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC on October - 16.
1913 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) on this day in history.
1914 Christian J Modeste, gypsey king on October - 16.
1915 On this day in history great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
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 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- )
1918 On this day in history felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday on October - 16.
1920 On October - 16 alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on October - 16.
1921 On October - 16 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)