What Happened in Oct 1916

  • "The Pawnshop" (film) is Released

    The Pawnshop was Charlie Chaplin's sixth film for Mutual Film Company. Chaplin played the role of assistant to the pawnshop owner. Henry Bergman... Read more

  • 1916 World Series

    In the 1916 World Series, the Boston Red Sox beat the Brooklyn Robins (a.k.a. Dodgers) four games to one. Casey Stengel shined on offense for the... Read more

  • Eighth Battle Of The Isonzo

    The Eighth Battle of the Isonzo was fought from October 10-12, 1916 between Italy and Austria-Hungary. The Eighth Battle of the Isonzo, fought... Read more

  • Battleship 'Imperatritsa Mariya' Magazine Explosion

    The second class, the three-ship Imperatritsa Maria-class, were true dreadnoughts. Displacing 22,600 tons, armed with 12 X 12-inch guns, and... Read more

  • Ninth Battle Of The Isonzo

    The Ninth Battle of the Isonzo was an Italian offensive against Austria-Hungary in the course World War I. Including a triumvirate of battles... Read more