Historical Events In 1916
Friday, 10 July 2020
Oct 05 On this day in history douglas Ranger, surgeon
Oct 05 Soldier Adolf Hitler is injured in the year 1916.
Oct 06 Tommy Lawton, footballer on this day in history.
Oct 07 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee in the year 1916.
Oct 07 In the year 1916 walt W Rostow, NYC, economist (Politics & Stages of Growth)
Oct 08 On this day in history piper James C. Richardson (16th Cdn. Infanctry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France
Oct 08 In the year 1916 spark Matsunaga, (D-Ha-Sen)
Oct 09 Babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart)
Oct 10 On this day in history in Game 3, Charlie Ebbets becomes the 1st owner to raise the price of World Series grandstand seats to $5-up from $3
Oct 12 Boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 13 David Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus) on this day in history.
Oct 14 C Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89) on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history sophomore tackle and guard Paul Robeson is excluded from the Rutgers football team when Washington and Lee University refused to play against a black person.
Oct 16 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus in the year 1916.
Oct 16 On this day in history klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
Oct 16 On this day in history margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
Oct 17 On this day in history dutch women demonstrate for female suffrage
Oct 17 In the year 1916 robert Lowery, Kansas City MO, actor (Murder Over NY)
Oct 18 Peter Shepherd, English contractor/multi-millionaire in the year 1916.
Oct 19 David Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital) in the year 1916.
Oct 21 On this day in history andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat)
Oct 21 On this day in history karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated
Oct 21 In the year 1916 uS Army forms Reserve Officers Training Corps
Oct 22 Michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen) in the year 1916.
Oct 24 Moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history francois Mitterand, Jarnac France, President of France (1981-95)
Oct 26 In the year 1916 margaret Sanger arrested for obscenity (advocating birth control)
Oct 27 In the year 1916 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety)
Oct 27 In the year 1916 bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel)
Oct 27 HMS Nubian, a tribal Class Royal Navy destroyer. Hit by a torpedo from a German destroyer which destroyed the fore part of the ship on this day in history.
Oct 27 The first published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety) in the year 1916.
Oct 28 First conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated in the year 1916.
Oct 28 In the year 1916 jessie Kesson, author