Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 10 December 2018
Oct 05 In the year 1916 douglas Ranger, surgeon
Oct 05 Soldier Adolf Hitler is injured on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1916 tommy Lawton, footballer
Oct 07 On this day in history 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee
Oct 07 Walt W Rostow, NYC, economist (Politics & Stages of Growth) on this day in history.
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 Spark Matsunaga, (D-Ha-Sen) on this day in history.
Oct 09 Babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings in the year 1916.
Oct 10 Benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart) on this day in history.
Oct 10 In Game 3, Charlie Ebbets becomes the 1st owner to raise the price of World Series grandstand seats to $5-up from $3 in the year 1916.
Oct 12 In the year 1916 boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series
Oct 13 On this day in history david Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus)
Oct 14 C Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89) on this day in history.
Oct 14 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 in the year 1916.
Oct 16 In the year 1916 dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
Oct 16 In the year 1916 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 Dutch women demonstrate for female suffrage in the year 1916.
Oct 17 Robert Lowery, Kansas City MO, actor (Murder Over NY) in the year 1916.
Oct 18 On this day in history peter Shepherd, English contractor/multi-millionaire
Oct 19 In the year 1916 david Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital)
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1916.
Oct 26 Francois Mitterand, Jarnac France, President of France (1981-95) in the year 1916.
Oct 26 In the year 1916 margaret Sanger arrested for obscenity (advocating birth control)
Oct 27 On this day in history 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety)
Oct 27 Bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel) on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1916 hMS Nubian, a tribal Class Royal Navy destroyer. Hit by a torpedo from a German destroyer which destroyed the fore part of the ship.
Oct 27 The first published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety) on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1916 first conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated
Oct 28 Jessie Kesson, author in the year 1916.