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 This day in History - March 16
355 Historic Events for March 16
1915

Federal Trade Commission organizes

Event
1916

James Barries' "Kiss for Cinderella," premieres in London

Event
1916

Lloyd McBride, union president (United Steelworkers)

Birth
1916

US and Canada sign migratory bird treaty

Event
1918

Aldo E van Eyck, Dutch architect (City Hall)

Birth
1918

Geoffrey O'Hara's "K-K-K-Katy" song published

Event
1918

Howard Boatwright, composer

Birth
1919

Sigurd von Koch, composer, dies at 39

Death
1919

Erno Kiraly, composer

Birth
1919

Frank Wedekind's "Elius Erweckung," premieres in Hamburg

Event
1920

Leo McKern, Sydney Aust, actor (Blue Lagoon, Help, Mouse that Roared)

Birth
1920

John Addison, Surrey England, composer (Tom Jones-Acad Award)

Birth
1920

1 Acre Park also known as Baby Park in the Bronx renamed Melrose Park

Event
1920

Percy Mansell, cricketer (leg-spin all-rounder in 13 Tests for S Afr)

Birth
1922

Geoffrey Freeman Allen, railway writer

Birth
1922

Sultan Fuad I crowned king of Egypt, England recognizes Egypt

Event
1922

WKY-AM in Oklahoma City OK begins radio transmissions

Event
1922

Harding Lemay, North Bangor NY, headwriter (Another World)

Birth
1923

George Bean, cricketer (92 runs in 3 Tests for Eng v Aust)

Birth
1923

Hugo von Hofmannsthal's "Der Unbestechliche," premieres in Vienna

Event
1925

Cornell Borchers, Germany, actress (Big Lift, Floodtide, Istanbul)

Birth
1926

Robert Goddard launches 1st liquid fuel rocket, goes 184' (56 meters)

Event
1926

Jerry Lewis, [Levitch], comedian/fund raiser (MDA), loved in France

Birth
1927

Vladimir M Komarov, Moscow Russia, cosmonaut (Voshkod I Soyuz 1)

Birth
1927

Karlheinz Boehm, Germany, actor (Face of Fear, Peeping Tom, Unnatural)

Birth