Historical Events In 1916
Saturday, 10 April 2021
Aug 01 On this day in history hawaii National Park forms
Aug 01 In the year 1916 viscount Hanworth, barrister
Aug 02 Beatrice Straight, Old Westbury NY, actress (Poltergeist, Nun's Story) on this day in history.
Aug 02 Hamish MacCunn, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Aug 02 World War I: Austrian sabotage causes the sinking of the Italian battleship Leonardo da Vinci in Taranto on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1916 australian Light Horse in battle of Romani, Egypt
Aug 03 Roger Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916), executed 51 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Denmark cedes Danish West Indies, including the Virgin Islands, to the US for $25 million in the year 1916.
Aug 04 US agrees to buy Virgin Islands from Denmark for $25 million on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1916 george Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer, dies at 31
Aug 06 In the year 1916 dom[inic] Mintoff, premier Malta
Aug 07 Charles E Manning, Australian judge/major, dies in battle at 36 in the year 1916.
Aug 08 A's set AL record with 19th consecutive loss on road on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1916 battle for Mouquet Farm
Aug 10 Turks annex Persian city Hamadan from Russia in the year 1916.
Aug 12 In the year 1916 picasso, Max Jacob, Kisling, Ortiz & Paquerette photographed in Paris
Aug 13 On this day in history fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61
Aug 14 Andrew Kay, surgeon/professor of surgery (U of Glasgow) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Aleks Çaçi, Albanian writer in the year 1916.
Aug 17 Bulgarian offensive in Macedonia in the year 1916.
Aug 17 On this day in history eleanor Steber, opera singer
Aug 18 Edward D Pain, English journalist (NY World), dies in battle at 36 in the year 1916.
Aug 18 Elsa Morante, Italy, writer (L'isola di Arturo) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Marie Wilson, Anaheim Calif, actress (My Friend Irma) in the year 1916.
Aug 21 William John Raff Hooper, cartoonist in the year 1916.
Aug 22 On this day in history john Slater, London England, actor (Deadlock, Cartel, Devil's Pass)
Aug 23 Military court of Berlin sentences Karl Liebknecht to 4 years on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history anita V Figueredo, physician/humanitarian
Aug 24 Official inauguration of the Australian Comforts Fund (ACF) The ACF coordinated the activities of the various State "patriotic funds" set up in 1914 to collect money to send comfort parcels to service personnel overseas in the year 1916.
Aug 25 Dept of Interior forms National Park Service on this day in history.
Aug 25 Erich Von Stroheim Jr, actor/director (Napoleon, Sunset Blvd) in the year 1916.
Aug 25 National Park Service established in the Dept of the Interior in the year 1916.
Aug 25 In the year 1916 the US National Park Service is established.
Aug 26 On this day in history allan Leslie Merson, historian