Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Aug 26 On this day in history phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0
Aug 26 Sgt. Reginald Stanley JUDSON, 1st Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Bapaume, France in the year 1916.
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 On this day in history francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 Germany declares war on Romania on this day in history.
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 In the year 1916 steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown
Aug 30 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 in the year 1916.
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 On this day in history daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
Aug 31 On this day in history oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London
Sep 01 On this day in history bulgaria declares war on Romania
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 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 Memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker on this day in history.
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game on this day in history.
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 Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner in the year 1916.
Sep 07 In the year 1916 giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak
Sep 10 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables)
Sep 14 Christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game in the year 1916.