Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 22 July 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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940)
Jul 18 On this day in history benjamin C. Truman, American journalist and author
Jul 18 On this day in history isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education
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 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1916 hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter
Jul 22 Ten people are killed when a bomb explodes during the Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco in the year 1916.
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 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 On this day in history explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks
Jul 25 In the year 1916 ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P)
Jul 26 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1916.
Jul 27 Asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi on this day in history.
Jul 27 Charles Fryatt, British capt of SS Brussels, executed by Germans, dies on this day in history.
Jul 28 David Brown, NYC, director (Jaws, Planet of the Apes) in the year 1916.
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 in the year 1916.
Jul 30 German saboteurs blow up a munitions plant on Black Tom Island, NJ in the year 1916.
Jul 30 Robert van Spaendonk, Dutch resistance fighter on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 Hawaii National Park established in the year 1916.