Historical Events In April - 16
Saturday, 16 November 2019
1885 Leo Weiner, Hungary, composer (Fasching) on April - 16.
1886 On April - 16 ernst Thalmann, German communist presidential candidate
1888 Drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history the birth of Charlie Chaplin, American silent film actor and director
1889 Charlie Chaplin, (Tramp), comedian (City Lights)/IBM salesman on April - 16.
1893 Federico Mompou, composer on April - 16.
1897 Arthur Charles Ernest Hoeree, composer on this day in history.
1899 On April - 16 emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875)
1900 On April - 16 uS Post Office issues 1st books of postage stamps
1900 Polly Adler, Russia, bordello proprieter/author (House is not a Home) on April - 16.
1901 Karel Albert, Flemish composer (Marieken van Nymeghen) on April - 16.
1904 Clifford Case, (Sen-R-NJ) on this day in history.
1905 John Lee-Barber, admiral on this day in history.
1906 M Wolf discovers asteroid #597 Bandusia on April - 16.
1906 On April - 16 bep [Elisa H] Bakhuis, Dutch soccer star/writer
1908 On this day in history natural Bridges National Monument established
1908 On April - 16 natural Bridges National Monument forms (Lake Powell Utah)
1909 Herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian on April - 16.
1911 Christine McIntyre, actress (3 Stooges movies) on April - 16.
1912 Harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel on April - 16.
1912 On April - 16 harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel
1912 David Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship) on this day in history.
1913 On April - 16 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 On this day in history dany [Daniel S] Tuijnman, head of Dutch traffic & water
1916 Tom Horan, cricketer (15 Tests for Aust, 471 runs, 11 wickets), dies on April - 16.
1917 On this day in history lenin returns to Russia to start Bolshevik Revolution
1917 On April - 16 lenin returns to Russia to start Bolshevik Revolution. Workers feel a sense of unity
1918 On April - 16 spike Milligan, India, actor/comedian (Digby, 3 Musketeers)
1919 On April - 16 merce Cunningham, choreographer (Acrobat in Every Soul is a Circus)
1920 Barry Nelson, Oakland, actor (Airport, My Favorite Husband) on April - 16.
1920 On April - 16 john Conrad Nordqvist, composer, dies at 80
1921 On this day in history the birth of Peter Ustinov, Bitish actor and novelist