Historical Events In 1916
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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 on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show)
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 In the year 1916 francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 In the year 1916 germany declares war on Romania
Aug 28 In the year 1916 italy declares war against Germany during WW I
Aug 29 Congress creates US Naval reserve in the year 1916.
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 In the year 1916 boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0
Aug 30 In the year 1916 john Thoday, geneticist
Aug 30 Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany in the year 1916.
Aug 31 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS) in the year 1916.
Aug 31 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1916 bulgaria declares war on Romania
Sep 01 Keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1916 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 on this day in history.
Sep 04 Robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1916 giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak
Sep 10 In the year 1916 friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
Sep 10 In the year 1916 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 On this day in history german troops conquer Kavalla Greece
Sep 13 Roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables) on this day in history.
Sep 14 Christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game in the year 1916.