Historical Events In 1916
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Nov 21 In the year 1916 franz Josef of Austria, dies
Nov 21 Franz Jozef I, King of Austria/Hungary, dies in the year 1916.
Nov 21 HMHS Britannic sinks in the Aegean Sea after a mine explodes, killing 30 people on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history jack London, author, dies at 40
Nov 23 On this day in history eduard Napravnik, composer, dies at 77
Nov 24 Forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi" in the year 1916.
Nov 24 On this day in history john Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79
Nov 26 In the year 1916 bob Elliot, baseball player
Nov 26 In the year 1916 greece declares war on Germany
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 In the year 1916 james Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88
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 Marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902), dies at 59 in the year 1916.
Nov 29 In the year 1916 erwin Rommel marries Lucie "Lu" Mollin
Nov 29 US declares martial law in Dominican Republic on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1916 valentino Bucchi, composer
Nov 30 On this day in history costa Rica becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty.
Nov 30 Michael Gwynn, Bath England, actor (Village of Damned, Question 7) in the year 1916.
Dec 01 In the year 1916 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 In the year 1916 francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
Dec 02 In the year 1916 john Bentley, Warwickshire England, actor (Chair)
Dec 05 In the year 1916 hans Richter, composer, dies at 73
Dec 06 On this day in history german army under Gen Mackensen occupies Bucharest
Dec 07 British govt of David Lloyd George forms in the year 1916.
Dec 07 On this day in history david Lloyd George replaces resigning H.H. Asquith as British PM
Dec 08 On this day in history dorothy Mae Ballard, labor union rep
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 On this day in history p Paul Leroy-Beaulieu, French economist (Economist France), dies at 73
Dec 09 In the year 1916 the birth of Kirk Douglas, American actor
Dec 09 Wolfgang Hildesheimer, German/Swiss architect/writer (Mozart biog) in the year 1916.
Dec 11 David Lloyd George forms British war govt in the year 1916.
Dec 12 Worst train disaster ever (Modane France-543 killed) on this day in history.