Historical Events In 1916
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Sep 14 Eric Bentley, England, critic/writer (In Search of Theater) on this day in history.
Sep 14 Josiah Royce, US philosopher (Conception of Immortality), dies in the year 1916.
Sep 15 In the year 1916 1st tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France
Sep 15 On this day in history first tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France
Sep 15 In the year 1916 isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82
Sep 15 On this day in history margaret Lockwood, Karachi India, actress (Lady Vanishes)
Sep 15 Sgt. Donal Forrester Brown, 2nd Battalion, Otago Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at High Wood, Somme France on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right
Sep 17 Mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave) in the year 1916.
Sep 18 John J Rhodes, (Rep-R-Az) on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history 1st landing on Schiphol (Farman F-22 of Soesterberg)
Sep 21 Jagernath Lachmon, premier Suriname in the year 1916.
Sep 24 Indians Marty Kavanaugh, hits AL's 1st pinch-hit grand slam on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1916 john Lapsley, British air marshal
Sep 25 In the year 1916 julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44
Sep 25 Tolia Nikiprowetzsy, composer in the year 1916.
Sep 26 In the year 1916 bishop speak against Catholics in trade unions
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 in the year 1916.
Sep 27 Samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- ) on this day in history.
Sep 28 The birth of Peter Finch, English film actor on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history american John D. Rockerfeller becomes the world's first billionaire
Sep 29 In the year 1916 carl Ronald Giles, cartoonist
Sep 29 On this day in history john D. Rockefeller becomes the first billionaire.
Sep 30 On this day in history giants lose to Braves 8-3, ends 26 consecutive win streak
Oct 01 In the year 1916 tibor Reich, textile designer
Oct 02 Benjamin Kidel, English sociologist (Social Evolution), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1916 grover Cleveland Alexander records his 16th shutout of year
Oct 03 On this day in history angeles Alvarino Deleira, biologist/oceanographer/writer
Oct 03 The birth of James Herriot, Scottish vet and author on this day in history.
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.