Historical Events In 1916
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Aug 01 On this day in history hawaii National Park forms
Aug 01 Viscount Hanworth, barrister on this day in history.
Aug 02 Beatrice Straight, Old Westbury NY, actress (Poltergeist, Nun's Story) in the year 1916.
Aug 02 In the year 1916 hamish MacCunn, composer, dies at 48
Aug 02 World War I: Austrian sabotage causes the sinking of the Italian battleship Leonardo da Vinci in Taranto on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1916 australian Light Horse in battle of Romani, Egypt
Aug 03 On this day in history roger Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916), executed 51
Aug 04 On this day in history denmark cedes Danish West Indies, including the Virgin Islands, to the US for $25 million
Aug 04 US agrees to buy Virgin Islands from Denmark for $25 million on this day in history.
Aug 05 George Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer, dies at 31 in the year 1916.
Aug 06 On this day in history dom[inic] Mintoff, premier Malta
Aug 07 On this day in history charles E Manning, Australian judge/major, dies in battle at 36
Aug 08 A's set AL record with 19th consecutive loss on road in the year 1916.
Aug 08 In the year 1916 battle for Mouquet Farm
Aug 10 Turks annex Persian city Hamadan from Russia in the year 1916.
Aug 12 In the year 1916 picasso, Max Jacob, Kisling, Ortiz & Paquerette photographed in Paris
Aug 13 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1916.
Aug 14 On this day in history andrew Kay, surgeon/professor of surgery (U of Glasgow)
Aug 15 Aleks Çaçi, Albanian writer in the year 1916.
Aug 17 Bulgarian offensive in Macedonia in the year 1916.
Aug 17 Eleanor Steber, opera singer in the year 1916.
Aug 18 On this day in history edward D Pain, English journalist (NY World), dies in battle at 36
Aug 18 In the year 1916 elsa Morante, Italy, writer (L'isola di Arturo)
Aug 19 Marie Wilson, Anaheim Calif, actress (My Friend Irma) on this day in history.
Aug 21 William John Raff Hooper, cartoonist in the year 1916.
Aug 22 In the year 1916 john Slater, London England, actor (Deadlock, Cartel, Devil's Pass)
Aug 23 Military court of Berlin sentences Karl Liebknecht to 4 years on this day in history.
Aug 24 Anita V Figueredo, physician/humanitarian on this day in history.
Aug 24 Official inauguration of the Australian Comforts Fund (ACF) The ACF coordinated the activities of the various State "patriotic funds" set up in 1914 to collect money to send comfort parcels to service personnel overseas in the year 1916.
Aug 25 In the year 1916 dept of Interior forms National Park Service
Aug 25 In the year 1916 erich Von Stroheim Jr, actor/director (Napoleon, Sunset Blvd)
Aug 25 National Park Service established in the Dept of the Interior in the year 1916.
Aug 25 In the year 1916 the US National Park Service is established.
Aug 26 Allan Leslie Merson, historian in the year 1916.