Historical Events In 1916
Friday, 16 April 2021
Dec 13 In the year 1916 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 Maurice Wilkins, England, physicist, worked with DNA (Nobel 1962) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1916.
Dec 16 Theo Bitter, Dutch painter/set designer in the year 1916.
Dec 17 On this day in history antoine G T "Toon" Hermans, Dutch entertainer/poet (Kolderliedjes)
Dec 17 On this day in history grigori Efimovich Rasputin, Russian monk, assassinated
Dec 18 Betty Grable, St Louis, great legs/actress (Gay Divorcee) in the year 1916.
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 On this day in history adriaan van der Veen, Dutch writer (Sister at Sea)
Dec 19 Suriname Bauxite Company forms in Paramaribo on this day in history.
Dec 20 Manuel Giro, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history michel Chartrand, Quebec union leader
Dec 21 Eve Perrick, journalist on this day in history.
Dec 23 On this day in history dino Risi, Italian film director and screenwriter
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 On this day in history joseph Joffre becomes marshal of France
Dec 27 Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1916.
Dec 28 In the year 1916 eduard Strauss, Austrian composer (318 dances), dies at 81
Dec 28 In the year 1916 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 In the year 1916 ernst Rudorff, composer, dies at 76
Dec 31 Suzy Delair, Paris France, actress (Utopia, White Paws) on this day in history.