Historical Events In 1916
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Oct 05 Douglas Ranger, surgeon on this day in history.
Oct 05 Soldier Adolf Hitler is injured on this day in history.
Oct 06 Tommy Lawton, footballer in the year 1916.
Oct 07 On this day in history 222 points are scored in a football game between Georgia Tech & Cumberland University of Lebanon, Tennessee
Oct 07 Walt W Rostow, NYC, economist (Politics & Stages of Growth) on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1916 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 In the year 1916 c Everett Koop, surgeon general (1981-89)
Oct 14 On this day in history 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 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 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 In the year 1916 andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat)
Oct 21 Karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated in the year 1916.
Oct 21 US Army forms Reserve Officers Training Corps on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen)
Oct 24 In the year 1916 moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont
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 On this day in history bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel)
Oct 27 HMS Nubian, a tribal Class Royal Navy destroyer. Hit by a torpedo from a German destroyer which destroyed the fore part of the ship on this day in history.
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 in the year 1916.
Oct 28 In the year 1916 jessie Kesson, author