Historical Events In 1916
Monday, 22 April 2019
Aug 26 In the year 1916 phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0
Aug 26 Sgt. Reginald Stanley JUDSON, 1st Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Bapaume, France on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1916 martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show)
Aug 27 On this day in history 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 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies in the year 1916.
Aug 28 Germany declares war on Romania in the year 1916.
Aug 28 Italy declares war against Germany during WW I on this day in history.
Aug 29 Congress creates US Naval reserve on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0
Aug 30 In the year 1916 john Thoday, geneticist
Aug 30 In the year 1916 paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany
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 In the year 1916 bulgaria declares war on Romania
Sep 01 Keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce) in the year 1916.
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 Memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker on this day in history.
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
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) in the year 1916.
Sep 05 In the year 1916 36th US Mens Tennis: R N Williams III beats Johnston (46 64 06 62 64)
Sep 06 In the year 1916 anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner
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 In the year 1916 niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician
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 German troops conquer Kavalla Greece on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables)
Sep 14 Christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game in the year 1916.