Historical Events Happened In January - 14
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
1868 South Carolina constitutional convention, meets with a black majority on this day in history.
1868 NC constitutional convention meets in Raleigh on this day in history.
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 Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter) on January - 14.
1873 On January - 14 "Celluloid" registered as a trademark
1874 I D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature on January - 14.
1874 Thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit) on January - 14.
1875 On January - 14 the birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner
1875 Albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954) on this day in history.
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 US Supreme court rules race separation on trains unconstitutional on this day in history.
1878 Victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French writer on January - 14.
1882 Hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America) on January - 14.
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 Vincenzo Davico, composer on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59
1892 On this day in history the birth of Hal Roach, American director
1892 On this day in history hal Roach, early film director/producer (1 Million BC)
1895 George Richard Samways, children's writer on January - 14.
1896 On January - 14 john dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel)
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) first climbed on January - 14.
1897 On January - 14 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed
1898 On January - 14 death of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, British author of Alice in Wonderland.
1898 Joe Darling hits the first six in Tests (out of the ground) on this day in history.
1898 On January - 14 joe Darling hits the 1st six in Tests (out of the ground)
1898 Helen Flint, Chicago, actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast) on January - 14.
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 January - 14.
1900 On January - 14 giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
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