Historical Events In 1916
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Dec 13 On this day in history avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian & Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
Dec 13 Avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian and Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol in the year 1916.
Dec 15 In the year 1916 french defeat Germans in WW I Battle of Verdun
Dec 15 In the year 1916 maurice Wilkins, England, physicist, worked with DNA (Nobel 1962)
Dec 16 In the year 1916 gregory Rasputin, a monk with considerable influence over the Russian court, is murdered by noblemen.
Dec 16 Grigori Rasputin, a powerful Russian monk, murdered on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1916 theo Bitter, Dutch painter/set designer
Dec 17 In the year 1916 antoine G T "Toon" Hermans, Dutch entertainer/poet (Kolderliedjes)
Dec 17 Grigori Efimovich Rasputin, Russian monk, assassinated on this day in history.
Dec 18 Betty Grable, St Louis, great legs/actress (Gay Divorcee) on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1916 the Battle of Verdun (France), one of the bloodiest WWI engagements, ends after 10 months and massive losses to both sides.
Dec 18 The birth of Betty Grable, American actress on this day in history.
Dec 19 Adriaan van der Veen, Dutch writer (Sister at Sea) on this day in history.
Dec 19 Suriname Bauxite Company forms in Paramaribo on this day in history.
Dec 20 Manuel Giro, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1916.
Dec 20 Michel Chartrand, Quebec union leader in the year 1916.
Dec 21 In the year 1916 eve Perrick, journalist
Dec 23 Dino Risi, Italian film director and screenwriter in the year 1916.
Dec 23 In the year 1916 world War I: Battle of Magdhaba
Dec 26 In the year 1916 bernhard Scholz, composer, dies at 81
Dec 26 Helmut Eder, composer in the year 1916.
Dec 26 Joseph Joffre becomes marshal of France on this day in history.
Dec 27 Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history eduard Strauss, Austrian composer (318 dances), dies at 81
Dec 28 On this day in history noel Johnson, British actor (Frenzy, Frightmare, Royal Flash)
Dec 29 Grigori J Rasputin, Russian faith healer/intriguer, murdered at 45 in the year 1916.
Dec 30 In the year 1916 in Russia, Rasputin 'the mad monk' is murdered
Dec 31 Ernst Rudorff, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1916.
Dec 31 In the year 1916 suzy Delair, Paris France, actress (Utopia, White Paws)