Historical Events For January - 14
Saturday, 21 October 2017
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 this day in history heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
1871 On this day in history pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter)
1873 On January - 14 "Celluloid" registered as a trademark
1874 I D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature on this day in history.
1874 On January - 14 thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit)
1875 The birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner on this day in history.
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 On January - 14 uS Supreme court rules race separation on trains unconstitutional
1878 On January - 14 victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French writer
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1896 On this day in history john dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel)
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) first climbed on this day in history.
1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed on this day in history.
1898 Death of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, British author of Alice in Wonderland on this day in history.
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 this day in history helen Flint, Chicago, actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast)
1898 Lewis Carroll, writer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 65 on January - 14.
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 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.