Historical Events For January - 14
Friday, 18 August 2017
1868 South Carolina constitutional convention, meets with a black majority on January - 14.
1868 On January - 14 nC constitutional convention meets in Raleigh
1868 Catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief) on this day in history.
1868 Heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1871 Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter) on January - 14.
1873 "Celluloid" registered as a trademark on this day in history.
1874 I D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature on this day in history.
1874 Thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history the first private connection by telephone in Great Britain is made on the Isle of Wight when Queen Victoria speaks to Thomas Biddulph.
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 On January - 14 hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America)
1886 On January - 14 hugh Lofting, England, writer & illustrator (Dr Dolittle)
1887 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83 on January - 14.
1888 Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history vincenzo Davico, composer
1890 Francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1892 The birth of Hal Roach, American director on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history hal Roach, early film director/producer (1 Million BC)
1895 On January - 14 george Richard Samways, children's writer
1896 On January - 14 john dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel)
1897 On this day in history 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) first climbed
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed on January - 14.
1898 On January - 14 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 On January - 14 helen Flint, Chicago, actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast)
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 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome on this day in history.
1901 Bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke) on January - 14.
1901 On January - 14 charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78