Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jul 14 Natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary) in the year 1916.
Jul 15 22.22" (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1916.
Jul 16 Harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough on this day in history.
Jul 16 Ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies in the year 1916.
Jul 17 Eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history a bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in SF killing 10
Jul 22 In the year 1916 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 Australians enter the action in the battle of the Somme at Pozières and Mouquet Farm, France on this day in history.
Jul 23 Ben Weber, St Louis Missouri, composer (Thorne Music Award-1965) in the year 1916.
Jul 23 William Ramsey, chemist, dies on this day in history.
Jul 24 Bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band) in the year 1916.
Jul 25 On this day in history explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks
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 Asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi on this day in history.
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) in the year 1916.
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 in the year 1916.
Jul 29 On this day in history postal check & Girodienst establishes
Jul 30 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #951 Gaspra
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1916 hawaii National Park established