Historical Events In 1916
Friday, 14 December 2018
Aug 26 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0 on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1916 sgt. Reginald Stanley JUDSON, 1st Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Bapaume, France
Aug 27 Martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show) in the year 1916.
Aug 27 Romania declares war on Austria-Hungary in the year 1916.
Aug 28 On this day in history c Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28]
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 Italy declares war against Germany during WW I in the year 1916.
Aug 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0
Aug 30 John Thoday, geneticist on this day in history.
Aug 30 Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany in the year 1916.
Aug 31 On this day in history daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
Aug 31 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London on this day in history.
Sep 01 Bulgaria declares war on Romania on this day in history.
Sep 01 Keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce) in the year 1916.
Sep 01 Sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner in the year 1916.
Sep 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker
Sep 04 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1916 christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game
Sep 04 In the year 1916 robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet)
Sep 05 In the year 1916 36th US Mens Tennis: R N Williams III beats Johnston (46 64 06 62 64)
Sep 06 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1916 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 Christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game in the year 1916.