Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jul 14 On this day in history natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
Jul 15 22.22" (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record) in the year 1916.
Jul 15 22.22" of rain falls in Altapass NC on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1916 american airline manufacturer Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing), opens its doors.
Jul 15 In the year 1916 george Maduro, Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde/Madurodam)
Jul 16 On this day in history harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough
Jul 16 Ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies in the year 1916.
Jul 17 In the year 1916 eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940)
Jul 18 Benjamin C. Truman, American journalist and author on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education
Jul 19 Battle of Fromelles, France starts on this day in history.
Jul 19 James D Ramage, US lt-Adm (WW II-Palau/Guam/Philippines) on this day in history.
Jul 20 Giants trade Christy Mathewson to Cin Reds on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1916 william Ramsey, chemist, dies
Jul 24 In the year 1916 bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band)
Jul 25 In the year 1916 explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks
Jul 25 In the year 1916 ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P)
Jul 26 In the year 1916 gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52
Jul 27 In the year 1916 asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi
Jul 27 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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.
Jul 29 Postal check & Girodienst establishes in the year 1916.
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 Robert van Spaendonk, Dutch resistance fighter on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1916 sydney Tafler, London England, actor (Too Many Crooks)
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