Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Monday, 05 October 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 "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published on this day in history.
1860 On November - 14 feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58
1861 On this day in history frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)
1863 On November - 14 bedford Forrest is assigned to command of West Tennessee
1863 Skirmish at Danville, Mississippi on November - 14.
1863 Leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite) on this day in history.
1875 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater on November - 14.
1877 On this day in history rené de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
1879 On this day in history geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
1880 On November - 14 eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm)
1881 Charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination on this day in history.
1881 Charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination on November - 14.
1883 Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52) on this day in history.
1887 Bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer on this day in history.
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 November - 14.
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 On November - 14 james Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
1893 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history 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 November - 14.
1894 On this day in history harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist
1896 On November - 14 power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation
1896 Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61) on this day in history.
1897 On November - 14 john Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1900 On this day in history the birth of Aaron Copland, American composer
1900 On November - 14 clara Fasano, sculptor
1901 On November - 14 morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
1902 On November - 14 paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies
1904 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer on this day in history.