Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 04 July 2022
Sep 14 In the year 1916 eric Bentley, England, critic/writer (In Search of Theater)
Sep 14 On this day in history josiah Royce, US philosopher (Conception of Immortality), dies
Sep 15 1st tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France on this day in history.
Sep 15 First tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history 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 Lord Ryder of Eaton hastings, CEO (Intl Publishing House) on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1916 prv. John Chipman Kerr (49 Cdn. Infantry Batt.( wins the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France
Sep 17 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right on this day in history.
Sep 17 Mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave) on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1916 john J Rhodes, (Rep-R-Az)
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 John Lapsley, British air marshal on this day in history.
Sep 25 Julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.
Sep 25 Tolia Nikiprowetzsy, composer on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history bishop speak against Catholics in trade unions
Sep 27 In the year 1916 1st Native American Day celebrated, honoring American Indians
Sep 27 In the year 1916 emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian writer (Les Heures du Soir), dies at 61
Sep 27 Samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- ) in the year 1916.
Sep 28 In the year 1916 the birth of Peter Finch, English film actor
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 John D. Rockefeller becomes the first billionaire on this day in history.
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 In the year 1916 benjamin Kidel, English sociologist (Social Evolution), dies at 58
Oct 02 Grover Cleveland Alexander records his 16th shutout of year on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1916 angeles Alvarino Deleira, biologist/oceanographer/writer
Oct 03 The birth of James Herriot, Scottish vet and author in the year 1916.
Oct 04 In the year 1916 market Street's "Path of Gold" lit for 1st time
Oct 04 Owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer on this day in history.