Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 23 November 2020
Aug 26 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0 on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history sgt. Reginald Stanley JUDSON, 1st Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Bapaume, France
Aug 27 On this day in history martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show)
Aug 27 Romania declares war on Austria-Hungary on this day in history.
Aug 28 C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28] in the year 1916.
Aug 28 In the year 1916 francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 In the year 1916 germany declares war on Romania
Aug 28 On this day in history italy declares war against Germany during WW I
Aug 29 In the year 1916 congress creates US Naval reserve
Aug 29 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination) in the year 1916.
Aug 29 In the year 1916 steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown
Aug 30 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 in the year 1916.
Aug 30 In the year 1916 john Thoday, geneticist
Aug 30 Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany on this day in history.
Aug 31 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS) in the year 1916.
Aug 31 In the year 1916 oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London
Sep 01 On this day in history bulgaria declares war on Romania
Sep 01 On this day in history keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce)
Sep 01 On this day in history sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner
Sep 02 In the year 1916 dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles
Sep 03 Allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun in the year 1916.
Sep 03 Memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker in the year 1916.
Sep 04 On this day in history christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
Sep 04 Robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet) on this day in history.
Sep 05 36th US Mens Tennis: R N Williams III beats Johnston (46 64 06 62 64) in the year 1916.
Sep 06 In the year 1916 anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner
Sep 07 In the year 1916 giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak
Sep 10 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1916 the suspension span ofQuebec Bridge over the St. Lawrence which was being lifted, buckled and fell into the river killing 10 - 12 workmen.
Sep 11 On this day in history german troops conquer Kavalla Greece
Sep 13 On this day in history roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables)
Sep 14 On this day in history christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game