Historical Events In 1916
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
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 On this day in history 1st tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France
Sep 15 In the year 1916 first tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France
Sep 15 Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 15 Margaret Lockwood, Karachi India, actress (Lady Vanishes) in the year 1916.
Sep 15 Sgt. Donal Forrester Brown, 2nd Battalion, Otago Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at High Wood, Somme France in the year 1916.
Sep 16 In the year 1916 lord Ryder of Eaton hastings, CEO (Intl Publishing House)
Sep 16 On this day in history prv. John Chipman Kerr (49 Cdn. Infantry Batt.( wins the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France
Sep 17 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right in the year 1916.
Sep 17 On this day in history mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave)
Sep 18 John J Rhodes, (Rep-R-Az) in the year 1916.
Sep 19 On this day in history 1st landing on Schiphol (Farman F-22 of Soesterberg)
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 on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1916 bishop speak against Catholics in trade unions
Sep 27 1st Native American Day celebrated, honoring American Indians on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1916 emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian writer (Les Heures du Soir), dies at 61
Sep 27 In the year 1916 samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- )
Sep 28 The birth of Peter Finch, English film actor on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history american John D. Rockerfeller becomes the world's first billionaire
Sep 29 Carl Ronald Giles, cartoonist on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1916 john D. Rockefeller becomes the first billionaire.
Sep 30 Giants lose to Braves 8-3, ends 26 consecutive win streak in the year 1916.
Oct 01 In the year 1916 tibor Reich, textile designer
Oct 02 In the year 1916 benjamin Kidel, English sociologist (Social Evolution), dies at 58
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 The birth of James Herriot, Scottish vet and author on this day in history.
Oct 04 Market Street's "Path of Gold" lit for 1st time in the year 1916.
Oct 04 Owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer in the year 1916.