Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 05 April 2020
Jul 14 On this day in history natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
Jul 15 In the year 1916 22.22" (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record)
Jul 15 On this day in history 22.22" of rain falls in Altapass NC
Jul 15 American airline manufacturer Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing), opens its doors in the year 1916.
Jul 15 George Maduro, Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde/Madurodam) on this day in history.
Jul 16 Harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough in the year 1916.
Jul 16 On this day in history ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies
Jul 17 On this day in history eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940)
Jul 18 In the year 1916 benjamin C. Truman, American journalist and author
Jul 18 In the year 1916 isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education
Jul 19 Battle of Fromelles, France starts in the year 1916.
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 On this day in history hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter
Jul 22 Ten people are killed when a bomb explodes during the Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco on this day in history.
Jul 23 Australians enter the action in the battle of the Somme at Pozières and Mouquet Farm, France in the year 1916.
Jul 23 In the year 1916 ben Weber, St Louis Missouri, composer (Thorne Music Award-1965)
Jul 23 William Ramsey, chemist, dies on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1916 bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band)
Jul 25 Explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks in the year 1916.
Jul 25 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P) in the year 1916.
Jul 26 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi
Jul 27 In the year 1916 charles Fryatt, British capt of SS Brussels, executed by Germans, dies
Jul 28 David Brown, NYC, director (Jaws, Planet of the Apes) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1916 postal check & Girodienst establishes
Jul 30 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #951 Gaspra in the year 1916.
Jul 30 In the year 1916 german saboteurs blow up a munitions plant on Black Tom Island, NJ
Jul 30 In the year 1916 robert van Spaendonk, Dutch resistance fighter
Jul 31 In the year 1916 sydney Tafler, London England, actor (Too Many Crooks)
Aug 01 Claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies in the year 1916.
Aug 01 In the year 1916 hawaii National Park established