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Historical Events In 1916

Friday, 20 September 2019

May 06   On this day in history belgian troop march into Kigali, German East-Africa  

May 06   In the year 1916 dirk Bos, Dutch MP (Liberal), dies at 53  

May 06   In the year 1916 first ship-to-shore radio telephone voice conversation from USS New Hampshire off Virginia Capes to SECNAV Josephus Daniels in Washington, DC  

May 08   In the year 1916 german munitions bunker in Fort Douaumont explodes  

May 08   Gordon Scarrott, engineer on this day in history.  

May 09   Bernard William George Rose, composer/organist on this day in history.  

May 09   On this day in history british-France Sykes-Picot meet over division of Turkey  

May 10   Disastrous fire in Ellendale ND on this day in history.  

May 10   On this day in history disastrous fire in Ellendale, ND  

May 10   Historic Shipport Museum opens in Amsterdam in the year 1916.  

May 11   On this day in history c J Cela, writer  

May 11   Einstein's Theory of General Relativity presented in the year 1916.  

May 11   In the year 1916 karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer (s-effect), dies  

May 12   On this day in history ellis Bonoff Kohs, composer  

May 13   On this day in history 1st observance of Indian (Native American) Day  

May 13   42nd Kentucky Derby Johnny Loftus aboard George Smith wins in 2 04 in the year 1916.  

May 13   42nd Kentucky Derby: Johnny Loftus aboard George Smith wins in 2:04 on this day in history.  

May 13   In the year 1916 sholem Aleichem, yiddish writer (Fiddler on the Roof), dies  

May 13   The first observance of Indian (Native American) Day in the year 1916.  

May 15   Asiago Italy falls when Austrian troops attack the Italian front in the year 1916.  

May 15   Bill Williams, Bkln NY, actor (Starlit Time, Date With the Angels) in the year 1916.  

May 16   41st Preakness: Linus McAtee aboard Damrosch wins in 1:54.8 on this day in history.  

May 16   Adriana Caselotti, cartoon voice in the year 1916.  

May 17   British Summer Time (Daylight Savings), 1st introduced on this day in history.  

May 17   British Summer Time (Daylight Savings), first introduced in the year 1916.  

May 17   Cornelis A Eman, Aruban politician on this day in history.  

May 17   In the year 1916 gervais Bernard Gaston Salvayre, composer, dies at 68  

May 18   US pilot Kiffin Rockwell shoots down German aircraft on this day in history.  

May 19   On this day in history escadrille Américaine (Lafayette) transfered to Verdun  

May 19   On this day in history escadrille Américaine (Lafayette) transfered to Verdun  

May 20   On this day in history codell KS hit by tornado (also on same date in 1917 & 1918)  

May 20   Codell, Kansas hit by tornado (also on same date in 1917 & 1918) in the year 1916.  

May 20   In the year 1916 cornelie Coposu, politician  

May 20   On this day in history saturday Evening Post cover features Norman Rockwell painting  

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Famous Birthdays In 1916

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1916 birth of earl Wrightson, Balt Md, singer (Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue)  

Jan 03   Antonio Estevez, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Betty Furness, NYC, actress/consumer activist (Studio 1) was born in the year 1916.  

Jan 03   Bernard Greenhouse, American cellist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Catherina Elisabeth "Tootje" Vreede, portrait painter was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1916 birth of robert Parrish, Columbus Ga, director (Casino Royale)  

Jan 04   In the year 1916 birth of lionel Newman, American film music composer (d. 1989)  

Jan 06   Philip Bezanson, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1916

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   On this day in history death of grenville M. Dodge, American Civil War Union Army Major General (b. 1831)  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of ada Rehan, Irish-born American actress (b. 1860)  

Jan 14   Otto Ammon, German anthropologist/sociologist, dies at 73 in the year 1916.  

Jan 15   Modest Tchaikovsky, Russian writer (b. 1850) died on this day in history.  

Jan 16   In the year 1916 arnold Aletrino, Dut physician-criminologist (From Death), dies at 57  

Jan 22   Iwan Knorr, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1916.  

Jan 29   Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1916.  

Feb 01   In the year 1916 anton Simon, composer, dies at 65  

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