Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Aug 26 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1916 c Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28]
Aug 28 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies on this day in history.
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 Congress creates US Naval reserve in the year 1916.
Aug 29 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination) on this day in history.
Aug 29 Steamer 'Hsin Iu' sinks off China coast, 1,000 drown in the year 1916.
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 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 Bulgaria declares war on Romania in the year 1916.
Sep 01 On this day in history keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce)
Sep 01 In the year 1916 sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner
Sep 02 In the year 1916 dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles
Sep 03 In the year 1916 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 Christy Mathewson &Mordecai Brown final baseball game in the year 1916.
Sep 04 In the year 1916 robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet)
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 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 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game