Historical Events Happened In January - 14
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
1868 On this day in history south Carolina constitutional convention, meets with a black majority
1868 On this day in history nC constitutional convention meets in Raleigh
1868 On this day in history catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief)
1868 On January - 14 heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
1871 Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter) on this day in history.
1873 "Celluloid" registered as a trademark on January - 14.
1874 On January - 14 i D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature
1874 Thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit) on January - 14.
1875 On this day in history the birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner
1875 Albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954) on January - 14.
1878 The first private connection by telephone in Great Britain is made on the Isle of Wight when Queen Victoria speaks to Thomas Biddulph on this day in history.
1878 On this day in history uS Supreme court rules race separation on trains unconstitutional
1878 Victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French writer on January - 14.
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 On January - 14 friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83
1888 On January - 14 stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74
1889 On January - 14 vincenzo Davico, composer
1890 On this day in history 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 George Richard Samways, children's writer on January - 14.
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 On January - 14 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed
1898 Death of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, British author of Alice in Wonderland on this day in history.
1898 Joe Darling hits the first six in Tests (out of the ground) on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history joe Darling hits the 1st six in Tests (out of the ground)
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 Fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo) on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
1901 Bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke) on January - 14.
1901 Charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78 on January - 14.