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 This day in History - July 16
387 Historic Events for July 16
1897

Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert, dies

Death
1899

Eunice Hunton Carter, 1st black female district attorney (NY)

Birth
1901

Fritz Mahler, composer

Birth
1902

Test Cricket debut of K S Ranjitsinhji v Australia, at Old Trafford

Event
1902

John McGraw named manager of NY Giants

Event
1903

Mary Philbin, Chicago IL, actress (Phantom of the Opera)

Birth
1904

Goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)

Birth
1904

Leo Joseph Suenens, Cardinal (Belgium)

Birth
1904

Islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs

Event
1907

Barbara Stanwyck, Bkln, actress (Dynasty II, Big Valley, Thorn Birds)

Birth
1907

Orville Redenbacher, popcorn King (Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet)

Birth
1908

Aruna Asaf Ali, politician

Birth
1908

Maurice Adams, surgeon/British rear admiral

Birth
1909

John Edward "Teddy" Buckner, trumpeter

Birth
1909

Geoffrey Bryan Bentley, moral theologian

Birth
1909

Det and Wash play longest scoreless game in AL history-18 innings

Event
1910

Stan McCabe, cricketer (exciting NSW and Australian batsman of 30's)

Birth
1911

Sonny Tufts, [Bowen Charleston Tufts II], Bost, actor (Variety Girl)

Birth
1911

Ginger Rogers, [Virginia McMath], Independ Mo, dancer (Gay Divorcee)

Birth
1912

Ray Barr, NYC, pianist (Vincent Lopez Show)

Birth
1912

Naval torpedo launched from an airplane patents by B A Fiske

Event
1913

Hugh Ford, FRS mechanic engineer

Birth
1913

Peter Van Eyck, Steinwehr Germany, actor (Brain, Wages of Fear)

Birth
1914

Socialist conference in Brussel (Kautsky, Trotski and Rosa Luxemburg)

Event
1915

Barnard Hughes, Bedford Hills NY, (Tron, Where's Poppa, Best Friends)

Birth