Historical Events Happened In January - 14
Monday, 22 December 2014
1868 On January - 14 south Carolina constitutional convention, meets with a black majority
1868 NC constitutional convention meets in Raleigh on January - 14.
1868 On January - 14 catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief)
1868 Heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1871 On January - 14 pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress (Hofslachter)
1873 On this day in history "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 this day in history the birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner
1875 On this day in history albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954)
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 January - 14 uS Supreme court rules race separation on trains unconstitutional
1878 Victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French writer on this day in history.
1882 On this day in history hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America)
1886 Hugh Lofting, England, writer & illustrator (Dr Dolittle) on this day in history.
1887 On January - 14 friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83
1888 Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74 on January - 14.
1889 Vincenzo Davico, composer on this day in history.
1890 On January - 14 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 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 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 January - 14 joe Darling hits the first six in Tests (out of the ground)
1898 On this day in history joe Darling hits the 1st six in Tests (out of the ground)
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 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 January - 14.
1901 On January - 14 bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke)
1901 Charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78 on this day in history.