Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 21 October 2019
Sep 14 Eric Bentley, England, critic/writer (In Search of Theater) on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1916 josiah Royce, US philosopher (Conception of Immortality), dies
Sep 15 On this day in history 1st tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France
Sep 15 First tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France in the year 1916.
Sep 15 In the year 1916 isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82
Sep 15 Margaret Lockwood, Karachi India, actress (Lady Vanishes) on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history sgt. Donal Forrester Brown, 2nd Battalion, Otago Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at High Wood, Somme France
Sep 16 In the year 1916 lord Ryder of Eaton hastings, CEO (Intl Publishing House)
Sep 16 On this day in history prv. John Chipman Kerr (49 Cdn. Infantry Batt.( wins the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France
Sep 17 In the year 1916 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right
Sep 17 Mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave) on this day in history.
Sep 18 John J Rhodes, (Rep-R-Az) on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1916 1st landing on Schiphol (Farman F-22 of Soesterberg)
Sep 21 Jagernath Lachmon, premier Suriname on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1916 indians Marty Kavanaugh, hits AL's 1st pinch-hit grand slam
Sep 24 John Lapsley, British air marshal in the year 1916.
Sep 25 On this day in history julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44
Sep 25 Tolia Nikiprowetzsy, composer in the year 1916.
Sep 26 Bishop speak against Catholics in trade unions on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1916 1st Native American Day celebrated, honoring American Indians
Sep 27 Emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian writer (Les Heures du Soir), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1916 samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- )
Sep 28 The birth of Peter Finch, English film actor on this day in history.
Sep 29 American John D. Rockerfeller becomes the world's first billionaire in the year 1916.
Sep 29 On this day in history carl Ronald Giles, cartoonist
Sep 29 John D. Rockefeller becomes the first billionaire in the year 1916.
Sep 30 Giants lose to Braves 8-3, ends 26 consecutive win streak on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1916 tibor Reich, textile designer
Oct 02 Benjamin Kidel, English sociologist (Social Evolution), dies at 58 in the year 1916.
Oct 02 In the year 1916 grover Cleveland Alexander records his 16th shutout of year
Oct 03 Angeles Alvarino Deleira, biologist/oceanographer/writer on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1916 the birth of James Herriot, Scottish vet and author
Oct 04 In the year 1916 market Street's "Path of Gold" lit for 1st time
Oct 04 Owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer in the year 1916.