Historical Events In July - 16
Sunday, 20 January 2019
1898 On July - 16 a Charlois discovers asteroid #437 Rhodia
1899 On this day in history eunice Hunton Carter, 1st black female district attorney (NY)
1901 On July - 16 fritz Mahler, composer
1902 On this day in history john McGraw named manager of NY Giants
1903 Mary Philbin, Chicago IL, actress (Phantom of the Opera) on July - 16.
1904 On July - 16 islands of the Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs
1904 On July - 16 islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs
1904 On July - 16 goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
1907 On July - 16 the birth of Barbra Stanwick, American film actress
1907 On July - 16 barbara Stanwyck, Bkln, actress (Dynasty II, Big Valley, Thorn Birds)
1908 Aruna Asaf Ali, politician on July - 16.
1909 On July - 16 det & Wash play longest scoreless game in AL history-18 innings
1909 On this day in history geoffrey Bryan Bentley, moral theologian
1910 J Helffrich discovers asteroid #702 Alauda on this day in history.
1910 On July - 16 stan McCabe, cricketer (exciting NSW & Australian batsman of 30's)
1911 The birth of Ginger Rogers, American film actress/dancer on July - 16.
1911 Ginger Rogers, [Virginia McMath], Independ Mo, dancer (Gay Divorcee) on July - 16.
1912 On July - 16 bradley A. Fiske patented the airplane torpedo
1912 Naval torpedo launched from an airplane patented by B.A. Fiske on this day in history.
1912 Naval torpedo launched from an airplane patents by B A Fiske on July - 16.
1912 Ray Barr, NYC, pianist (Vincent Lopez Show) on this day in history.
1913 On July - 16 hugh Ford, FRS mechanic engineer
1914 Socialist conference in Brussel (Kautsky, Trotski & Rosa Luxemburg) on July - 16.
1915 On July - 16 barnard Hughes, Bedford Hills NY, (Tron, Where's Poppa, Best Friends)
1916 On this day in history harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough
1916 On July - 16 ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies
1917 William Bishop, Oak Park Ill, actor (Steve-It's a Great Life) on July - 16.
1917 On this day in history ludwig Philipp Scharwenka, Ger composer (Album Polonaise), dies at 70
1918 Nicholas II Russian tsar, and family are executed on July - 16.
1919 Charles Graham, lord-lt of Cumbria UK on July - 16.
1920 Gen Amos Fries appointed first US army chemical warfare chief on this day in history.
1920 US wins Davis Cup sweeping Australia in 5 straight matches on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history 15th Davis Cup: USA beats Australasia in Auckland (5-0)
1920 On July - 16 anwar Hussain, cricketer (four Tests for Pakistan v India 1952-53)