Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 10 December 2018
Aug 26 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0 on this day in history.
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) in the year 1916.
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] on this day in history.
Aug 28 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history germany declares war on Romania
Aug 28 On this day in history italy declares war against Germany during WW I
Aug 29 On this day in history congress creates US Naval reserve
Aug 29 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination) in the year 1916.
Aug 29 Steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown in the year 1916.
Aug 30 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 on this day in history.
Aug 30 John Thoday, geneticist on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1916 paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany
Aug 31 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS) in the year 1916.
Aug 31 On this day in history oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London
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 In the year 1916 sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner
Sep 02 On this day in history dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles
Sep 03 In the year 1916 allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun
Sep 03 Memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker on this day in history.
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
Sep 04 On this day in history christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game
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 On this day in history anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner
Sep 07 Giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak on this day in history.
Sep 10 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1916.
Sep 10 On this day in history niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician
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 German troops conquer Kavalla Greece on this day in history.
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