Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Aug 01 Hawaii National Park forms in the year 1916.
Aug 01 On this day in history viscount Hanworth, barrister
Aug 02 In the year 1916 beatrice Straight, Old Westbury NY, actress (Poltergeist, Nun's Story)
Aug 02 Hamish MacCunn, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Aug 02 World War I: Austrian sabotage causes the sinking of the Italian battleship Leonardo da Vinci in Taranto in the year 1916.
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 Denmark cedes Danish West Indies, including the Virgin Islands, to the US for $25 million in the year 1916.
Aug 04 US agrees to buy Virgin Islands from Denmark for $25 million on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1916 george Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer, dies at 31
Aug 06 Dom[inic] Mintoff, premier Malta on this day in history.
Aug 07 Charles E Manning, Australian judge/major, dies in battle at 36 in the year 1916.
Aug 08 In the year 1916 a's set AL record with 19th consecutive loss on road
Aug 08 In the year 1916 battle for Mouquet Farm
Aug 10 On this day in history turks annex Persian city Hamadan from Russia
Aug 12 On this day in history picasso, Max Jacob, Kisling, Ortiz & Paquerette photographed in Paris
Aug 13 In the year 1916 fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61
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 On this day in history bulgarian offensive in Macedonia
Aug 17 Eleanor Steber, opera singer in the year 1916.
Aug 18 Edward D Pain, English journalist (NY World), dies in battle at 36 in the year 1916.
Aug 18 In the year 1916 elsa Morante, Italy, writer (L'isola di Arturo)
Aug 19 Marie Wilson, Anaheim Calif, actress (My Friend Irma) in the year 1916.
Aug 21 In the year 1916 william John Raff Hooper, cartoonist
Aug 22 In the year 1916 john Slater, London England, actor (Deadlock, Cartel, Devil's Pass)
Aug 23 On this day in history military court of Berlin sentences Karl Liebknecht to 4 years
Aug 24 In the year 1916 anita V Figueredo, physician/humanitarian
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 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Dept of Interior forms National Park Service in the year 1916.
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 allan Leslie Merson, historian