Historical Events In 1916
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Aug 26 On this day in history 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 Martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Romania declares war on Austria-Hungary in the year 1916.
Aug 28 C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28] on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 Germany declares war on Romania in the year 1916.
Aug 28 Italy declares war against Germany during WW I in the year 1916.
Aug 29 In the year 1916 congress creates US Naval reserve
Aug 29 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination) on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown
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 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London in the year 1916.
Sep 01 Bulgaria declares war on Romania in the year 1916.
Sep 01 In the year 1916 keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce)
Sep 01 On this day in history sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner
Sep 02 Dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles in the year 1916.
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 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
Sep 04 In the year 1916 christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game
Sep 04 Robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet) in the year 1916.
Sep 05 36th US Mens Tennis: R N Williams III beats Johnston (46 64 06 62 64) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1916.
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 in the year 1916.
Sep 11 German troops conquer Kavalla Greece in the year 1916.
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 on this day in history.