Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 26 On this day in history phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0
Aug 26 In the year 1916 sgt. Reginald Stanley JUDSON, 1st Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Bapaume, France
Aug 27 Martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show) on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1916 romania declares war on Austria-Hungary
Aug 28 C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28] in the year 1916.
Aug 28 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies in the year 1916.
Aug 28 In the year 1916 germany declares war on Romania
Aug 28 Italy declares war against Germany during WW I on this day in history.
Aug 29 Congress creates US Naval reserve in the year 1916.
Aug 29 On this day in history george Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination)
Aug 29 In the year 1916 steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown
Aug 30 In the year 1916 boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0
Aug 30 On this day in history john Thoday, geneticist
Aug 30 Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1916 daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
Aug 31 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London in the year 1916.
Sep 01 Bulgaria declares war on Romania in the year 1916.
Sep 01 Keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce) in the year 1916.
Sep 01 On this day in history sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner
Sep 02 Dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles in the year 1916.
Sep 03 On this day in history allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun
Sep 03 In the year 1916 memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game on this day in history.
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1916 robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet)
Sep 05 In the year 1916 36th US Mens Tennis: R N Williams III beats Johnston (46 64 06 62 64)
Sep 06 Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner in the year 1916.
Sep 07 Giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician in the year 1916.
Sep 10 In the year 1916 the suspension span ofQuebec Bridge over the St. Lawrence which was being lifted, buckled and fell into the river killing 10 - 12 workmen.
Sep 11 On this day in history german troops conquer Kavalla Greece
Sep 13 Roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables) in the year 1916.
Sep 14 On this day in history christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game