Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Oct 05 On this day in history douglas Ranger, surgeon
Oct 05 In the year 1916 soldier Adolf Hitler is injured
Oct 06 On this day in history tommy Lawton, footballer
Oct 07 In the year 1916 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee
Oct 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings
Oct 10 In the year 1916 benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart)
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 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1916 c Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89)
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 In the year 1916 dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
Oct 16 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 in the year 1916.
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 On this day in history david Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital)
Oct 21 Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat) in the year 1916.
Oct 21 In the year 1916 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) on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1916 moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont
Oct 26 In the year 1916 francois Mitterand, Jarnac France, President of France (1981-95)
Oct 26 On this day in history margaret Sanger arrested for obscenity (advocating birth control)
Oct 27 In the year 1916 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety)
Oct 27 On this day in history 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 On this day in history first conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated
Oct 28 Jessie Kesson, author in the year 1916.