Historical Events In 1916
Friday, 19 July 2019
Aug 26 On this day in history phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0
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 In the year 1916 martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show)
Aug 27 In the year 1916 romania declares war on Austria-Hungary
Aug 28 C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28] on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1916 francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 On this day in history germany declares war on Romania
Aug 28 In the year 1916 italy declares war against Germany during WW I
Aug 29 Congress creates US Naval reserve in the year 1916.
Aug 29 In the year 1916 george Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination)
Aug 29 Steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown on this day in history.
Aug 30 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 on this day in history.
Aug 30 John Thoday, geneticist on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany
Aug 31 On this day in history daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
Aug 31 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London in the year 1916.
Sep 01 On this day in history bulgaria declares war on Romania
Sep 01 In the year 1916 keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce)
Sep 01 Sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1916 dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles
Sep 03 On this day in history allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun
Sep 03 On this day in history memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker
Sep 04 On this day in history christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 06 Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner in the year 1916.
Sep 07 Giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1916 friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician in the year 1916.
Sep 10 The suspension span ofQuebec Bridge over the St. Lawrence which was being lifted, buckled and fell into the river killing 10 - 12 workmen on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history german troops conquer Kavalla Greece
Sep 13 In the year 1916 roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables)
Sep 14 In the year 1916 christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game