Historical Events In 1916
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jul 14 On this day in history natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
Jul 15 On this day in history 22.22" (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record)
Jul 15 22.22" of rain falls in Altapass NC on this day in history.
Jul 15 American airline manufacturer Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing), opens its doors in the year 1916.
Jul 15 In the year 1916 george Maduro, Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde/Madurodam)
Jul 16 In the year 1916 harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough
Jul 16 In the year 1916 ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies
Jul 17 In the year 1916 eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940)
Jul 18 In the year 1916 benjamin C. Truman, American journalist and author
Jul 18 Isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education in the year 1916.
Jul 19 On this day in history battle of Fromelles, France starts
Jul 19 In the year 1916 james D Ramage, US lt-Adm (WW II-Palau/Guam/Philippines)
Jul 20 In the year 1916 giants trade Christy Mathewson to Cin Reds
Jul 22 A bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in SF killing 10 in the year 1916.
Jul 22 Hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1916 ten people are killed when a bomb explodes during the Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco.
Jul 23 On this day in history australians enter the action in the battle of the Somme at Pozières and Mouquet Farm, France
Jul 23 Ben Weber, St Louis Missouri, composer (Thorne Music Award-1965) in the year 1916.
Jul 23 On this day in history william Ramsey, chemist, dies
Jul 24 On this day in history bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band)
Jul 25 Explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks on this day in history.
Jul 25 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P) on this day in history.
Jul 26 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1916.
Jul 27 In the year 1916 asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi
Jul 27 Charles Fryatt, British capt of SS Brussels, executed by Germans, dies in the year 1916.
Jul 28 In the year 1916 david Brown, NYC, director (Jaws, Planet of the Apes)
Jul 28 Navy establishes a Code and Signal Section which initially worked against German ciphers and tested the security of communications during U.S. naval training maneuvers on this day in history.
Jul 29 Postal check & Girodienst establishes on this day in history.
Jul 30 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #951 Gaspra on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1916 german saboteurs blow up a munitions plant on Black Tom Island, NJ
Jul 30 On this day in history robert van Spaendonk, Dutch resistance fighter
Jul 31 Sydney Tafler, London England, actor (Too Many Crooks) on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1916 claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies
Aug 01 In the year 1916 hawaii National Park established