Historical Events Happened In January - 14
Monday, 31 August 2015
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 this day in history.
1868 On this day in history heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
1871 Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter) on January - 14.
1873 "Celluloid" registered as a trademark on January - 14.
1874 On this day in history i D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature
1874 On January - 14 thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit)
1875 On this day in history the birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner
1875 On January - 14 albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954)
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 US Supreme court rules race separation on trains unconstitutional on this day in history.
1878 On this day in history victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French writer
1882 Hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America) on January - 14.
1886 On January - 14 hugh Lofting, England, writer & illustrator (Dr Dolittle)
1887 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83 on January - 14.
1888 On this day in history stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74
1889 On January - 14 vincenzo Davico, composer
1890 On January - 14 francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59
1892 On this day in history the birth of Hal Roach, American director
1892 Hal Roach, early film director/producer (1 Million BC) on January - 14.
1895 On January - 14 george Richard Samways, children's writer
1896 John dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel) on January - 14.
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) first climbed on January - 14.
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed on January - 14.
1898 Death of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, British author of Alice in Wonderland on January - 14.
1898 Joe Darling hits the first six in Tests (out of the ground) on January - 14.
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 January - 14.
1898 On January - 14 lewis Carroll, writer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 65
1899 On this day in history fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo)
1900 On January - 14 giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
1901 On this day in history bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke)
1901 On January - 14 charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78