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Historical Events In 1916

Sunday, 26 May 2019

Jun 24   On this day in history john Ciardi, poet/critic (translated Dante)  

Jun 24   Mary Pickford becomes the first female film star to get a million dollar contract on this day in history.  

Jun 24   The most lucrative movie contract to the time was signed by actress, Mary Pickford. She inked the first sevenfigure Hollywood deal on this day in history.  

Jun 25   Theodore P Toynbee, British journalist/writer (Savage Days, Barricade) on this day in history.  

Jun 25   Tsar Nicolaas II fires minister of Foreign affairs Sasonov on this day in history.  

Jun 26   Cleveland Indians experiment with #s on their jerseys (one game) on this day in history.  

Jun 26   Paul Derrick, co-operator/Christian socialist in the year 1916.  

Jun 27   In the year 1916 arthur Walter Lucas, picture restorer  

Jun 29   In the year 1916 boeing aircraft flies for 1st time  

Jun 29   In the year 1916 boeing aircraft flies for first time  

Jun 29   In the year 1916 david Donaldson, painter  

Jun 30   In the year 1916 22nd US Golf Open: Chick Evans shoots a 286 at Minikahda Club MINN  

Jul 01   Eisenhower marries Mary `Mamie' Geneva Doud in Denver Colo in the year 1916.  

Jul 01   Olivia de Havilland, Tokyo Japan, actress (Adventures of Robin Hood) in the year 1916.  

Jul 01   The birth of Olivia de Havilland, American film actress on this day in history.  

Jul 01   In the year 1916 william Booth, cricketer (WW I 2 Tests for England 1913-14), dies  

Jul 02   Barry Gray, [Bernard Yaroslaw], interviewer (started call-in radio) in the year 1916.  

Jul 02   Lenin says Imperialism is caused by capitalism on this day in history.  

Jul 03   In the year 1916 1st of 3 fatal shark attacks occurred near NJ shore (4 die)  

Jul 03   Henrietta "Hetty" Howland Robinson Green, (Witch of Wall Street), dies on this day in history.  

Jul 03   In the year 1916 the first of 3 fatal shark attacks occurred near NJ shore (4 die)  

Jul 04   On this day in history tokyo Rose, [Iva Toguri D'Aquino], propagandist (WW II)  

Jul 06   Unica Zorn, writer in the year 1916.  

Jul 07   On this day in history luc Peire, Flemish painter/graphic artist  

Jul 09   1st cargo submarine to cross Atlantic arrives in US from Germany in the year 1916.  

Jul 09   In the year 1916 edward Heath, (C) British PM (1970-74)  

Jul 09   On this day in history the first cargo submarine to cross the Atlantic arrives in US from Germany  

Jul 10   In the year 1916 dick Cary, jazz Musician  

Jul 11   In the year 1916 1st federal grant-in-aid for state roads enacted  

Jul 11   In the year 1916 gough Whitlam, (ALP) Australia, PM (1972-75)  

Jul 11   In the year 1916 rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Doll Virgin), dies  

Jul 11   The first federal grant-in-aid for state roads enacted in the year 1916.  

Jul 12   Aritius S Talma, Dutch minister of Agriculture, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Jul 14   In the year 1916 33.6 cm rainfall at Effingham SC (state record)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1916

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1916 birth of earl Wrightson, Balt Md, singer (Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue)  

Jan 03   In the year 1916 birth of antonio Estevez, composer  

Jan 03   Betty Furness, NYC, actress/consumer activist (Studio 1) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of bernard Greenhouse, American cellist  

Jan 04   Catherina Elisabeth "Tootje" Vreede, portrait painter was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of robert Parrish, Columbus Ga, director (Casino Royale)  

Jan 04   Lionel Newman, American film music composer (d. 1989) was born in the year 1916.  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of philip Bezanson, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1916

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   In the year 1916 death of grenville M. Dodge, American Civil War Union Army Major General (b. 1831)  

Jan 08   In the year 1916 death of ada Rehan, Irish-born American actress (b. 1860)  

Jan 14   Otto Ammon, German anthropologist/sociologist, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Modest Tchaikovsky, Russian writer (b. 1850) died on this day in history.  

Jan 16   Arnold Aletrino, Dut physician-criminologist (From Death), dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Jan 22   In the year 1916 iwan Knorr, composer, dies at 63  

Jan 29   Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1916.  

Feb 01   Anton Simon, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1916.  

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