Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 19 November 2018
Nov 21 Franz Josef of Austria, dies on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1916 franz Jozef I, King of Austria/Hungary, dies
Nov 21 HMHS Britannic sinks in the Aegean Sea after a mine explodes, killing 30 people on this day in history.
Nov 22 In the year 1916 jack London, author, dies at 40
Nov 23 On this day in history eduard Napravnik, composer, dies at 77
Nov 24 In the year 1916 forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi"
Nov 24 On this day in history john Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79
Nov 26 Bob Elliot, baseball player on this day in history.
Nov 26 Greece declares war on Germany on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1916 city of Birmingham, an Ellerman Lines ship, of 7,498 grt, and built by Palmers of Newcastle upon Tyne in 1911, she was torpedoed by the German submarine U32, 90 miles south-east of Malta while bound from Liverpool to Karachi. with 315 passengers and crew on board, 4 lost their lives, all crew
Nov 27 James Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Nov 28 In the year 1916 1st (German) air attack on London
Nov 28 Lilian Baels, English 2nd wife of Belgian king Leopold III in the year 1916.
Nov 28 On this day in history marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902), dies at 59
Nov 29 Erwin Rommel marries Lucie "Lu" Mollin on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history uS declares martial law in Dominican Republic
Nov 29 In the year 1916 valentino Bucchi, composer
Nov 30 Costa Rica becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty on this day in history.
Nov 30 Michael Gwynn, Bath England, actor (Village of Damned, Question 7) in the year 1916.
Dec 01 On this day in history charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58
Dec 02 In the year 1916 baseballers who are injured now get full pay for duration of contract
Dec 02 On this day in history francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
Dec 02 John Bentley, Warwickshire England, actor (Chair) in the year 1916.
Dec 05 Hans Richter, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1916.
Dec 06 German army under Gen Mackensen occupies Bucharest on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1916 british govt of David Lloyd George forms
Dec 07 On this day in history david Lloyd George replaces resigning H.H. Asquith as British PM
Dec 08 Dorothy Mae Ballard, labor union rep on this day in history.
Dec 09 Canadian Pacific inaugurates the 5-mile Connaught Tunnel which eliminated the old route over Rogers Pass and shortened the line through the Selkirk Mountains by 4 1/2 miles in the year 1916.
Dec 09 In the year 1916 p Paul Leroy-Beaulieu, French economist (Economist France), dies at 73
Dec 09 On this day in history the birth of Kirk Douglas, American actor
Dec 09 On this day in history wolfgang Hildesheimer, German/Swiss architect/writer (Mozart biog)
Dec 11 On this day in history david Lloyd George forms British war govt
Dec 12 Worst train disaster ever (Modane France-543 killed) on this day in history.