Historical Events In 1916
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Oct 05 Douglas Ranger, surgeon in the year 1916.
Oct 05 In the year 1916 soldier Adolf Hitler is injured
Oct 06 On this day in history tommy Lawton, footballer
Oct 07 In the year 1916 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee
Oct 07 In the year 1916 walt W Rostow, NYC, economist (Politics & Stages of Growth)
Oct 08 Piper James C. Richardson (16th Cdn. Infanctry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France on this day in history.
Oct 08 Spark Matsunaga, (D-Ha-Sen) in the year 1916.
Oct 09 Babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart)
Oct 10 In Game 3, Charlie Ebbets becomes the 1st owner to raise the price of World Series grandstand seats to $5-up from $3 in the year 1916.
Oct 12 On this day in history boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series
Oct 13 On this day in history david Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus)
Oct 14 On this day in history c Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89)
Oct 14 Sophomore tackle and guard Paul Robeson is excluded from the Rutgers football team when Washington and Lee University refused to play against a black person in the year 1916.
Oct 16 Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus in the year 1916.
Oct 16 In the year 1916 klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73
Oct 16 Margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history dutch women demonstrate for female suffrage
Oct 17 In the year 1916 robert Lowery, Kansas City MO, actor (Murder Over NY)
Oct 18 In the year 1916 peter Shepherd, English contractor/multi-millionaire
Oct 19 On this day in history david Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital)
Oct 21 Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat) in the year 1916.
Oct 21 In the year 1916 karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated
Oct 21 In the year 1916 uS Army forms Reserve Officers Training Corps
Oct 22 In the year 1916 michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen)
Oct 24 Moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont in the year 1916.
Oct 26 On this day in history francois Mitterand, Jarnac France, President of France (1981-95)
Oct 26 Margaret Sanger arrested for obscenity (advocating birth control) on this day in history.
Oct 27 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety) on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1916 bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel)
Oct 27 On this day in history hMS Nubian, a tribal Class Royal Navy destroyer. Hit by a torpedo from a German destroyer which destroyed the fore part of the ship.
Oct 27 The first published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety) on this day in history.
Oct 28 First conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated on this day in history.
Oct 28 On this day in history jessie Kesson, author