Historical Events In 1916
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Nov 21 In the year 1916 franz Josef of Austria, dies
Nov 21 In the year 1916 franz Jozef I, King of Austria/Hungary, dies
Nov 21 In the year 1916 hMHS Britannic sinks in the Aegean Sea after a mine explodes, killing 30 people.
Nov 22 On this day in history jack London, author, dies at 40
Nov 23 Eduard Napravnik, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1916.
Nov 24 On this day in history forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi"
Nov 24 On this day in history john Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79
Nov 26 In the year 1916 bob Elliot, baseball player
Nov 26 In the year 1916 greece declares war on Germany
Nov 27 City of Birmingham, an Ellerman Lines ship, of 7,498 grt, and built by Palmers of Newcastle upon Tyne in 1911, she was torpedoed by the German submarine U32, 90 miles south-east of Malta while bound from Liverpool to Karachi. with 315 passengers and crew on board, 4 lost their lives, all crew in the year 1916.
Nov 27 In the year 1916 james Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88
Nov 28 On this day in history 1st (German) air attack on London
Nov 28 In the year 1916 lilian Baels, English 2nd wife of Belgian king Leopold III
Nov 28 Marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Nov 29 Erwin Rommel marries Lucie "Lu" Mollin on this day in history.
Nov 29 US declares martial law in Dominican Republic in the year 1916.
Nov 29 Valentino Bucchi, composer in the year 1916.
Nov 30 Costa Rica becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty in the year 1916.
Nov 30 On this day in history michael Gwynn, Bath England, actor (Village of Damned, Question 7)
Dec 01 In the year 1916 charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58
Dec 02 On this day in history baseballers who are injured now get full pay for duration of contract
Dec 02 In the year 1916 francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
Dec 02 John Bentley, Warwickshire England, actor (Chair) in the year 1916.
Dec 05 In the year 1916 hans Richter, composer, dies at 73
Dec 06 German army under Gen Mackensen occupies Bucharest on this day in history.
Dec 07 On this day in history british govt of David Lloyd George forms
Dec 07 David Lloyd George replaces resigning H.H. Asquith as British PM on this day in history.
Dec 08 Dorothy Mae Ballard, labor union rep in the year 1916.
Dec 09 Canadian Pacific inaugurates the 5-mile Connaught Tunnel which eliminated the old route over Rogers Pass and shortened the line through the Selkirk Mountains by 4 1/2 miles on this day in history.
Dec 09 P Paul Leroy-Beaulieu, French economist (Economist France), dies at 73 in the year 1916.
Dec 09 The birth of Kirk Douglas, American actor on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history wolfgang Hildesheimer, German/Swiss architect/writer (Mozart biog)
Dec 11 On this day in history david Lloyd George forms British war govt
Dec 12 Worst train disaster ever (Modane France-543 killed) in the year 1916.