Historical Events In April - 16
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1885 On April - 16 leo Weiner, Hungary, composer (Fasching)
1886 On April - 16 ernst Thalmann, German communist presidential candidate
1888 Drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike on April - 16.
1889 On April - 16 the birth of Charlie Chaplin, American silent film actor and director
1889 Charlie Chaplin, (Tramp), comedian (City Lights)/IBM salesman on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history federico Mompou, composer
1897 Arthur Charles Ernest Hoeree, composer on April - 16.
1899 On April - 16 emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875)
1900 US Post Office issues 1st books of postage stamps on April - 16.
1900 On this day in history polly Adler, Russia, bordello proprieter/author (House is not a Home)
1901 On this day in history karel Albert, Flemish composer (Marieken van Nymeghen)
1904 Clifford Case, (Sen-R-NJ) on this day in history.
1905 John Lee-Barber, admiral on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history m Wolf discovers asteroid #597 Bandusia
1906 On April - 16 bep [Elisa H] Bakhuis, Dutch soccer star/writer
1908 Natural Bridges National Monument established on April - 16.
1908 Natural Bridges National Monument forms (Lake Powell Utah) on April - 16.
1909 On April - 16 herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian
1911 Christine McIntyre, actress (3 Stooges movies) on April - 16.
1912 On April - 16 harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel
1912 Harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel on April - 16.
1912 On this day in history david Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship)
1913 On this day in history constance Shacklock, opera singer
1914 John Hodiak, Pittsburgh PA, actor (A Bell for Adamo, Lifeboat) on this day in history.
1914 George W Hill, US astronomer (moon orbit), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1915 Dany [Daniel S] Tuijnman, head of Dutch traffic & water on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history tom Horan, cricketer (15 Tests for Aust, 471 runs, 11 wickets), dies
1917 On April - 16 lenin returns to Russia to start Bolshevik Revolution
1917 Lenin returns to Russia to start Bolshevik Revolution. Workers feel a sense of unity on this day in history.
1918 On April - 16 spike Milligan, India, actor/comedian (Digby, 3 Musketeers)
1919 On this day in history merce Cunningham, choreographer (Acrobat in Every Soul is a Circus)
1920 Barry Nelson, Oakland, actor (Airport, My Favorite Husband) on April - 16.
1920 John Conrad Nordqvist, composer, dies at 80 on April - 16.
1921 On this day in history the birth of Peter Ustinov, Bitish actor and novelist