Recap of the year 1916 in sports. Contents[show] Football (Australian Rules) Victorian Football League - Fitzroy wins the 20th VFL Premiership (12.13 (85) d Carlton 8.8 (56)) Baseball The Winnipeg Maroons win the Northern League Championship. 1916 World Series 1916 in baseball Ice Hockey Montreal Canadiens defeat the Portland Rosebuds 3 games to 2 to win their 1st Stanley Cup. Events Births May 20 — Trebisonda Valla, Italian track and field athlete Deaths April 21 - Georges Boillot, Grand Prix motor racing driver August 23 - John Robinson, British field hockey player (b. 1885) Retrieved from "https://armchairgm.fandom.com/wiki/1916?oldid=79120" Categories: Year Recaps Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.