Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 12 April 2021
Jul 14 On this day in history natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
Jul 15 22.22" (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 15 22.22" of rain falls in Altapass NC in the year 1916.
Jul 15 On this day in history american airline manufacturer Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing), opens its doors.
Jul 15 In the year 1916 george Maduro, Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde/Madurodam)
Jul 16 Harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies
Jul 17 In the year 1916 eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940)
Jul 18 On this day in history benjamin C. Truman, American journalist and author
Jul 18 On this day in history isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education
Jul 19 Battle of Fromelles, France starts in the year 1916.
Jul 19 James D Ramage, US lt-Adm (WW II-Palau/Guam/Philippines) in the year 1916.
Jul 20 Giants trade Christy Mathewson to Cin Reds on this day in history.
Jul 22 A bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in SF killing 10 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1916 hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter
Jul 22 Ten people are killed when a bomb explodes during the Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1916 australians enter the action in the battle of the Somme at Pozières and Mouquet Farm, France
Jul 23 On this day in history ben Weber, St Louis Missouri, composer (Thorne Music Award-1965)
Jul 23 William Ramsey, chemist, dies in the year 1916.
Jul 24 Bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks on this day in history.
Jul 25 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52
Jul 27 In the year 1916 asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi
Jul 27 Charles Fryatt, British capt of SS Brussels, executed by Germans, dies on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1916 david Brown, NYC, director (Jaws, Planet of the Apes)
Jul 28 In the year 1916 navy establishes a Code and Signal Section which initially worked against German ciphers and tested the security of communications during U.S. naval training maneuvers.
Jul 29 Postal check & Girodienst establishes in the year 1916.
Jul 30 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #951 Gaspra
Jul 30 German saboteurs blow up a munitions plant on Black Tom Island, NJ in the year 1916.
Jul 30 In the year 1916 robert van Spaendonk, Dutch resistance fighter
Jul 31 Sydney Tafler, London England, actor (Too Many Crooks) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history hawaii National Park established