Historical Events In 1916
Friday, 14 May 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 On this day in history c Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28]
Aug 28 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies in the year 1916.
Aug 28 Germany declares war on Romania in the year 1916.
Aug 28 In the year 1916 italy declares war against Germany during WW I
Aug 29 On this day in history congress creates US Naval reserve
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 John Thoday, geneticist in the year 1916.
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 In the year 1916 oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London
Sep 01 On this day in history bulgaria declares war on Romania
Sep 01 On this day in history keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce)
Sep 01 Sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner on this day in history.
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 On this day in history memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
Sep 04 On this day in history robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet)
Sep 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak
Sep 10 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1916.
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician on this day in history.
Sep 10 The suspension span ofQuebec Bridge over the St. Lawrence which was being lifted, buckled and fell into the river killing 10 - 12 workmen in the year 1916.
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 In the year 1916 christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game