Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Aug 26 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0 in the year 1916.
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 In the year 1916 francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
Aug 28 Germany declares war on Romania on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history italy declares war against Germany during WW I
Aug 29 Congress creates US Naval reserve on this day in history.
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 in the year 1916.
Aug 30 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1916 allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun
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 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) in the year 1916.
Sep 06 Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1916 giants beat Brooklyn 4-1, to launch NY's record 26-game winning streak
Sep 10 In the year 1916 friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
Sep 10 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician in the year 1916.
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 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 On this day in history christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game