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Historical Events In December - 16

Wednesday, 05 August 2020

1907  Eugene H Farrar is 1st to sing on radio (Bkln Navy Yard NY) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  Ray C Bliss, (R) Ohio State Republican Chairman on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1908  On this day in history 1st credit union in US forms (Manchester NH)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On December - 16 uS pressure forces Nicaraguan President Jose Santos Zelaya from office  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  US pressure forces Nicaraguan Pres Jose Santos Zelaya from office on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On this day in history henricus Verbunt, civil servant/resistance fighter  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On this day in history freddie Brown, Peru, cricketer ("Lettuces! Hearts as big as ")  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  The first US postage stamp picturing an airplane, $0.20 parcel post, issued on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  1st US postage stamp picturing an airplane, 20 cent parcel post, issued on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1913  On this day in history charlie Chaplin began his film career at Keystone for $150 a week  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1914  On December - 16 french offensive in Artois (PĂ©tain)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  Ivan Zajc, composer, dies at 82 on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  Albert Einstein publishes his "General Theory of Relativity" on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  Georgi Sviridov, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  On this day in history gregory Rasputin, a monk with considerable influence over the Russian court, is murdered by noblemen.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  On this day in history theo Bitter, Dutch painter/set designer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  Grigori Rasputin, a powerful Russian monk, murdered on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1917  Arthur C[harles] Clarke, sci-fi author (2001, 2010, Childhood's End) on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  On December - 16 jack Dempsey KOs Carl Morris in 14 seconds  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  On this day in history henry Clarke, fashion photographer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1919  Manke Nelis, [Cornelis Pieters], Dutch folk vocalist (Small Yodel Boy) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  Over 180,000 die when earthquake destroys 15,000 miles (Kansu China) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  8.6 earthquake destroys 15,000 square miles and kills over 180,000 in Kansu China on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  On this day in history ma, the Benovelent, Chinese muslim rebel (holy war), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  On this day in history haiyuan earthquake in China killing 273,400 people  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1921  Charles Camille Saint-Saens, French composer, dies at 86 on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Florence E. Allen becomes the first woman justice of a state supreme court (Ohio) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Gabriel Narutowicz first President of Polish Republic assassinated on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Mutual Assn of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs) formally organizes on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Gabriel Narutowicz, 1st pres of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  On December - 16 tip [Silvio A] Marugg, Antillian writer (Weekend pilgrimage)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  On this day in history pongrac Kacsoh, composer, dies at 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1924  Noel Coward's "Vortex," premieres in London on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In December - 16

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1485  Catherine of Aragon, Spanish princess/1st wife of Henry VIII was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1584  John Selden, English jurist and oriental scholar (d. 1654) was born on December - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1614  On December - 16 birth of eberhard III, Duke of WĂĽrttemberg (d. 1674)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1622  On this day in history birth of kurt S Adeler, Danish admiral/ship builder  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1652  On December - 16 birth of giovanni Maria Casini, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1714  On December - 16 birth of george Whitefield, English-born Methodist leader (d. 1770)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1716  On December - 16 birth of louis-Jules Mancini-Mazarini, Duc de Nivernais, French diplomat and writer (d. 1798)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1717  On this day in history birth of elizabeth Carter, English writer (d. 1806)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In December - 16

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0705  On December - 16 death of empress Wu of Zhou (b. 625)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0714  On this day in history pippin II, of HĂ©ristal, Duke/prince of France, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0867  Death of Eberhard of Friuli on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0875  On December - 16 ado of Vienne, French archbishop of Vienne, dies at about 75  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0882  On this day in history john VIII, Italian Pope (872-82), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0999  On this day in history adelheid the Saint, German empress of Otto I/saint, dies at about 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1325  On this day in history death of charles of Valois, son of Philip III of France (b. 1270)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1378  Death of Otto III of Montferrat on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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