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Historical Events In 1916

Thursday, 18 July 2019

Jun 24   John Ciardi, poet/critic (translated Dante) in the year 1916.  

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

Jun 24   The most lucrative movie contract to the time was signed by actress, Mary Pickford. She inked the first sevenfigure Hollywood deal in the year 1916.  

Jun 25   Theodore P Toynbee, British journalist/writer (Savage Days, Barricade) in the year 1916.  

Jun 25   Tsar Nicolaas II fires minister of Foreign affairs Sasonov in the year 1916.  

Jun 26   In the year 1916 cleveland Indians experiment with #s on their jerseys (one game)  

Jun 26   In the year 1916 paul Derrick, co-operator/Christian socialist  

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

Jun 29   Boeing aircraft flies for 1st time on this day in history.  

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

Jun 29   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

Jul 01   In the year 1916 olivia de Havilland, Tokyo Japan, actress (Adventures of Robin Hood)  

Jul 01   The birth of Olivia de Havilland, American film actress in the year 1916.  

Jul 01   William Booth, cricketer (WW I 2 Tests for England 1913-14), dies on this day in history.  

Jul 02   On this day in history barry Gray, [Bernard Yaroslaw], interviewer (started call-in radio)  

Jul 02   In the year 1916 lenin says Imperialism is caused by capitalism  

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

Jul 03   In the year 1916 henrietta "Hetty" Howland Robinson Green, (Witch of Wall Street), dies  

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

Jul 04   Tokyo Rose, [Iva Toguri D'Aquino], propagandist (WW II) in the year 1916.  

Jul 06   Unica Zorn, writer on this day in history.  

Jul 07   In the year 1916 luc Peire, Flemish painter/graphic artist  

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

Jul 09   Edward Heath, (C) British PM (1970-74) in the year 1916.  

Jul 09   In the year 1916 the first cargo submarine to cross the Atlantic arrives in US from Germany  

Jul 10   Dick Cary, jazz Musician on this day in history.  

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

Jul 11   Gough Whitlam, (ALP) Australia, PM (1972-75) in the year 1916.  

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 in the year 1916.  

Jul 14   33.6 cm rainfall at Effingham SC (state record) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1916

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of earl Wrightson, Balt Md, singer (Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue)  

Jan 03   Antonio Estevez, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Betty Furness, NYC, actress/consumer activist (Studio 1) was born in the year 1916.  

Jan 03   Bernard Greenhouse, American cellist was born in the year 1916.  

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

Jan 04   Robert Parrish, Columbus Ga, director (Casino Royale) was born in the year 1916.  

Jan 04   Lionel Newman, American film music composer (d. 1989) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Philip Bezanson, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1916

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   Grenville M. Dodge, American Civil War Union Army Major General (b. 1831) died on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Ada Rehan, Irish-born American actress (b. 1860) died on this day in history.  

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

Jan 15   On this day in history death of modest Tchaikovsky, Russian writer (b. 1850)  

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

Jan 22   Iwan Knorr, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1916.  

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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