Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Aug 26 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history romania declares war on Austria-Hungary
Aug 28 In the year 1916 c Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28]
Aug 28 In the year 1916 francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 On this day in history germany declares war on Romania
Aug 28 Italy declares war against Germany during WW I in the year 1916.
Aug 29 Congress creates US Naval reserve on this day in history.
Aug 29 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination) on this day in history.
Aug 29 Steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown on this day in history.
Aug 30 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1916 john Thoday, geneticist
Aug 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner
Sep 02 Dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles on this day in history.
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 in the year 1916.
Sep 04 In the year 1916 christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game
Sep 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner
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 on this day in history.
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician on this day in history.
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 In the year 1916 german troops conquer Kavalla Greece
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.