Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jul 14 On this day in history natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
Jul 15 In the year 1916 22.22" (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record)
Jul 15 On this day in history 22.22" of rain falls in Altapass NC
Jul 15 On this day in history american airline manufacturer Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing), opens its doors.
Jul 15 George Maduro, Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde/Madurodam) on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough
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 Benjamin C. Truman, American journalist and author in the year 1916.
Jul 18 Isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1916 battle of Fromelles, France starts
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 in the year 1916.
Jul 22 A bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in SF killing 10 on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter
Jul 22 On this day in history ten people are killed when a bomb explodes during the Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco.
Jul 23 On this day in history australians enter the action in the battle of the Somme at Pozières and Mouquet Farm, France
Jul 23 Ben Weber, St Louis Missouri, composer (Thorne Music Award-1965) on this day in history.
Jul 23 William Ramsey, chemist, dies on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band)
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 In the year 1916 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history postal check & Girodienst establishes
Jul 30 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #951 Gaspra on this day in history.
Jul 30 German saboteurs blow up a munitions plant on Black Tom Island, NJ in the year 1916.
Jul 30 On this day in history robert van Spaendonk, Dutch resistance fighter
Jul 31 On this day in history sydney Tafler, London England, actor (Too Many Crooks)
Aug 01 Claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies on this day in history.
Aug 01 Hawaii National Park established on this day in history.