Historical Events In 1916
Friday, 22 March 2019
Aug 01 In the year 1916 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 On this day in history world War I: Austrian sabotage causes the sinking of the Italian battleship Leonardo da Vinci in Taranto.
Aug 03 Australian Light Horse in battle of Romani, Egypt on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1916 roger Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916), executed 51
Aug 04 In the year 1916 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 Dom[inic] Mintoff, premier Malta in the year 1916.
Aug 07 On this day in history charles E Manning, Australian judge/major, dies in battle at 36
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 Picasso, Max Jacob, Kisling, Ortiz & Paquerette photographed in Paris on this day in history.
Aug 13 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Aug 14 Andrew Kay, surgeon/professor of surgery (U of Glasgow) in the year 1916.
Aug 15 On this day in history aleks Çaçi, Albanian writer
Aug 17 On this day in history bulgarian offensive in Macedonia
Aug 17 In the year 1916 eleanor Steber, opera singer
Aug 18 Edward D Pain, English journalist (NY World), dies in battle at 36 in the year 1916.
Aug 18 Elsa Morante, Italy, writer (L'isola di Arturo) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Marie Wilson, Anaheim Calif, actress (My Friend Irma) on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history william John Raff Hooper, cartoonist
Aug 22 On this day in history john Slater, London England, actor (Deadlock, Cartel, Devil's Pass)
Aug 23 In the year 1916 military court of Berlin sentences Karl Liebknecht to 4 years
Aug 24 Anita V Figueredo, physician/humanitarian on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1916 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
Aug 25 Dept of Interior forms National Park Service on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1916 erich Von Stroheim Jr, actor/director (Napoleon, Sunset Blvd)
Aug 25 In the year 1916 national Park Service established in the Dept of the Interior
Aug 25 On this day in history the US National Park Service is established.
Aug 26 Allan Leslie Merson, historian in the year 1916.