Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jul 14 On this day in history natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 george Maduro, Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde/Madurodam)
Jul 16 Harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough in the year 1916.
Jul 16 Ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russ bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies on this day in history.
Jul 17 Eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940) on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1916 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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1916.
Jul 22 On this day in history 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 Australians enter the action in the battle of the Somme at Pozières and Mouquet Farm, France in the year 1916.
Jul 23 On this day in history ben Weber, St Louis Missouri, composer (Thorne Music Award-1965)
Jul 23 In the year 1916 william Ramsey, chemist, dies
Jul 24 On this day in history bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band)
Jul 25 In the year 1916 explosion at Lake Erie & Cleveland Waterworks
Jul 25 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P) in the year 1916.
Jul 26 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1916.
Jul 27 On this day in history asfa Wossen, Crown prince of Ethiopia/son of emperor Haile Selassi
Jul 27 In the year 1916 charles Fryatt, British capt of SS Brussels, executed by Germans, dies
Jul 28 In the year 1916 david Brown, NYC, director (Jaws, Planet of the Apes)
Jul 28 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 on this day in history.
Jul 29 Postal check & Girodienst establishes in the year 1916.
Jul 30 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #951 Gaspra in the year 1916.
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) in the year 1916.
Aug 01 Claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies in the year 1916.
Aug 01 Hawaii National Park established on this day in history.