Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Sep 14 In the year 1916 eric Bentley, England, critic/writer (In Search of Theater)
Sep 14 Josiah Royce, US philosopher (Conception of Immortality), dies on this day in history.
Sep 15 1st tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France in the year 1916.
Sep 15 On this day in history first tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France
Sep 15 Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1916.
Sep 15 On this day in history margaret Lockwood, Karachi India, actress (Lady Vanishes)
Sep 15 On this day in history sgt. Donal Forrester Brown, 2nd Battalion, Otago Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at High Wood, Somme France
Sep 16 In the year 1916 lord Ryder of Eaton hastings, CEO (Intl Publishing House)
Sep 16 Prv. John Chipman Kerr (49 Cdn. Infantry Batt.( wins the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France in the year 1916.
Sep 17 In the year 1916 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right
Sep 17 Mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave) in the year 1916.
Sep 18 John J Rhodes, (Rep-R-Az) on this day in history.
Sep 19 1st landing on Schiphol (Farman F-22 of Soesterberg) on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1916 jagernath Lachmon, premier Suriname
Sep 24 In the year 1916 indians Marty Kavanaugh, hits AL's 1st pinch-hit grand slam
Sep 24 John Lapsley, British air marshal on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44
Sep 25 Tolia Nikiprowetzsy, composer in the year 1916.
Sep 26 In the year 1916 bishop speak against Catholics in trade unions
Sep 27 1st Native American Day celebrated, honoring American Indians in the year 1916.
Sep 27 In the year 1916 emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian writer (Les Heures du Soir), dies at 61
Sep 27 On this day in history samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- )
Sep 28 In the year 1916 the birth of Peter Finch, English film actor
Sep 29 In the year 1916 american John D. Rockerfeller becomes the world's first billionaire
Sep 29 Carl Ronald Giles, cartoonist on this day in history.
Sep 29 John D. Rockefeller becomes the first billionaire in the year 1916.
Sep 30 On this day in history giants lose to Braves 8-3, ends 26 consecutive win streak
Oct 01 On this day in history tibor Reich, textile designer
Oct 02 Benjamin Kidel, English sociologist (Social Evolution), dies at 58 in the year 1916.
Oct 02 Grover Cleveland Alexander records his 16th shutout of year in the year 1916.
Oct 03 Angeles Alvarino Deleira, biologist/oceanographer/writer on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1916 the birth of James Herriot, Scottish vet and author
Oct 04 In the year 1916 market Street's "Path of Gold" lit for 1st time
Oct 04 On this day in history owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer