Historical Events In 1916
Saturday, 16 February 2019
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 in the year 1916.
Oct 07 In the year 1916 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 On this day in history spark Matsunaga, (D-Ha-Sen)
Oct 09 In the year 1916 babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings
Oct 10 Benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart) in the year 1916.
Oct 10 In the year 1916 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 in the year 1916.
Oct 13 On this day in history david Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus)
Oct 14 On this day in history c Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89)
Oct 14 In the year 1916 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 On this day in history dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
Oct 16 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 16 Margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn on this day in history.
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 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 Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen)
Oct 24 Moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont in the year 1916.
Oct 26 In the year 1916 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 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety) on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1916 bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel)
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) 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 On this day in history jessie Kesson, author