Historical Events Happened In January - 14
Sunday, 23 November 2014
1868 South Carolina constitutional convention, meets with a black majority on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history nC constitutional convention meets in Raleigh
1868 Catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief) on January - 14.
1868 On January - 14 heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
1871 On January - 14 pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter)
1873 On this day in history "Celluloid" registered as a trademark
1874 I D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature on January - 14.
1874 On January - 14 thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit)
1875 The birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner on January - 14.
1875 Albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954) on this day in history.
1878 On January - 14 the first private connection by telephone in Great Britain is made on the Isle of Wight when Queen Victoria speaks to Thomas Biddulph.
1878 US Supreme court rules race separation on trains unconstitutional on January - 14.
1878 On January - 14 victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French writer
1882 Hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America) on this day in history.
1886 Hugh Lofting, England, writer & illustrator (Dr Dolittle) on January - 14.
1887 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1888 Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1889 Vincenzo Davico, composer on January - 14.
1890 On January - 14 francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59
1892 The birth of Hal Roach, American director on January - 14.
1892 On January - 14 hal Roach, early film director/producer (1 Million BC)
1895 On this day in history george Richard Samways, children's writer
1896 On this day in history john dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel)
1897 On January - 14 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) first climbed
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history death of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, British author of Alice in Wonderland.
1898 On this day in history joe Darling hits the first six in Tests (out of the ground)
1898 Joe Darling hits the 1st six in Tests (out of the ground) on January - 14.
1898 Helen Flint, Chicago, actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast) on this day in history.
1898 Lewis Carroll, writer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1899 On January - 14 fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo)
1900 On this day in history giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
1901 On January - 14 bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke)
1901 On this day in history charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78