Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 13 October 2019
Oct 05 Douglas Ranger, surgeon on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1916 soldier Adolf Hitler is injured
Oct 06 On this day in history tommy Lawton, footballer
Oct 07 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee on this day in history.
Oct 07 Walt W Rostow, NYC, economist (Politics & Stages of Growth) in the year 1916.
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 On this day in history babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings
Oct 10 Benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1916 boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series
Oct 13 David Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus) in the year 1916.
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 In the year 1916 margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
Oct 17 Dutch women demonstrate for female suffrage on this day in history.
Oct 17 Robert Lowery, Kansas City MO, actor (Murder Over NY) on this day in history.
Oct 18 Peter Shepherd, English contractor/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
Oct 19 David Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital) on this day in history.
Oct 21 Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat) in the year 1916.
Oct 21 Karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 24 Moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont on this day in history.
Oct 26 Francois Mitterand, Jarnac France, President of France (1981-95) in the year 1916.
Oct 26 On this day in history 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 HMS Nubian, a tribal Class Royal Navy destroyer. Hit by a torpedo from a German destroyer which destroyed the fore part of the ship in the year 1916.
Oct 27 On this day in history the first published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety)
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 on this day in history.