Historical Events In October - 16
Saturday, 06 June 2020
1890 Paul Strand, NYC, photographer (Native Land-1942) on this day in history.
1891 Sarah Winnemucca, indian scout, dies on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
1896 Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter on this day in history.
1897 Harrison Kerr, composer on October - 16.
1898 Arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR on this day in history.
1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves duke Heinrich "Henry" von Mecklenburg-Schwerin on this day in history.
1900 Lloyd Corrigan, SF, actor (Papa Dodger-Willy, Prof McKillup-Hank) on October - 16.
1903 On this day in history homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
1903 Mario Pilati, composer on October - 16.
1904 Russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur on October - 16.
1905 The Partition of Bengal (India) occurred on October - 16.
1905 Rex Bell, Chicago, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada) on October - 16.
1906 On this day in history dino Buzzati, writer
1907 On this day in history belasco Theater opens at 111 W 44th St NYC
1907 Roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir) on this day in history.
1908 Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux on this day in history.
1908 On October - 16 enver Hoxha, post-war leader of Albania (1944-85)
1909 On October - 16 jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1910 On this day in history william Leonard Reed, composer
1912 On October - 16 arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire," premieres
1913 Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC on October - 16.
1913 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) on October - 16.
1914 Christian J Modeste, gypsey king on this day in history.
1915 On October - 16 great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
1916 On October - 16 margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
1916 On October - 16 dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
1916 On October - 16 klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
1918 Bill Nichols, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- ) on October - 16.
1918 On October - 16 felix Arndt, composer, dies at 29
1919 On October - 16 charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
1920 On October - 16 alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on October - 16.
1921 On this day in history linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)