Historical Events In 1916
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Oct 05 In the year 1916 douglas Ranger, surgeon
Oct 05 Soldier Adolf Hitler is injured in the year 1916.
Oct 06 Tommy Lawton, footballer in the year 1916.
Oct 07 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee in the year 1916.
Oct 07 Walt W Rostow, NYC, economist (Politics & Stages of Growth) on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1916 piper James C. Richardson (16th Cdn. Infanctry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at the Somme, France
Oct 08 In the year 1916 spark Matsunaga, (D-Ha-Sen)
Oct 09 On this day in history babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings
Oct 10 In the year 1916 benson Fong, Sacramento CA, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart)
Oct 10 On this day in history in Game 3, Charlie Ebbets becomes the 1st owner to raise the price of World Series grandstand seats to $5-up from $3
Oct 12 Boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series in the year 1916.
Oct 13 David Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus) in the year 1916.
Oct 14 C Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89) in the year 1916.
Oct 14 In the year 1916 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.
Oct 16 On this day in history dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
Oct 16 Klaas/old stick Kater, christian worker's union leader, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1916 margaret Sanger opens first birth control clinic in Brooklyn
Oct 17 Dutch women demonstrate for female suffrage on this day in history.
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 David Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital) in the year 1916.
Oct 21 Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat) on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1916 karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated
Oct 21 US Army forms Reserve Officers Training Corps in the year 1916.
Oct 22 Michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen) in the year 1916.
Oct 24 Moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont on this day in history.
Oct 26 Francois Mitterand, Jarnac France, President of France (1981-95) on this day in history.
Oct 26 Margaret Sanger arrested for obscenity (advocating birth control) in the year 1916.
Oct 27 On this day in history 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety)
Oct 27 Bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel) in the year 1916.
Oct 27 In the year 1916 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 In the year 1916 first conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated
Oct 28 Jessie Kesson, author on this day in history.