Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
1844 On November - 14 flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41
1845 Allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket) on this day in history.
1851 On November - 14 "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published
1860 Feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58 on November - 14.
1861 On November - 14 frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)
1863 Bedford Forrest is assigned to command of West Tennessee on this day in history.
1863 Skirmish at Danville, Mississippi on this day in history.
1863 Leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite) on this day in history.
1875 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater on this day in history.
1877 On this day in history rené de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
1879 On November - 14 geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
1880 On this day in history eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm)
1881 On November - 14 charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination
1881 On this day in history charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination
1883 On this day in history nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
1887 On this day in history bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
1888 St Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes on November - 14.
1889 NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip on this day in history.
1889 New York World reporter Nellie Bly (Elizabeth Cochrane) began her attempt to surpass fictitious journey of Jules Verne's Phileas Fogg by traveling around world in less than 80 days She succeeded, finishing the trip in January in 72 days and 6 hours on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64)
1892 James Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912) on November - 14.
1893 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin on November - 14.
1893 On November - 14 carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi)
1894 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez" (BG)
1894 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Golden Pince-Nez" (BG) on this day in history.
1894 On November - 14 harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist
1896 Power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation on this day in history.
1896 On November - 14 mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61)
1897 John Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas) on this day in history.
1900 The birth of Aaron Copland, American composer on this day in history.
1900 Clara Fasano, sculptor on November - 14.
1901 On November - 14 morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
1902 Paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies on November - 14.
1904 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer on this day in history.