Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Friday, 03 July 2015
1844 On this day in history flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41
1845 On November - 14 allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket)
1851 "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published on November - 14.
1860 Feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58 on November - 14.
1861 Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U) on November - 14.
1863 On November - 14 bedford Forrest is assigned to command of West Tennessee
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 On this day in history jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
1877 On November - 14 rené de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
1879 Geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer on this day in history.
1880 On November - 14 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 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 November - 14.
1888 On this day in history st Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes
1889 On this day in history nY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip
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 November - 14 jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64)
1892 On November - 14 james Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
1893 On November - 14 gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin
1893 On November - 14 carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi)
1894 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez" (BG) on November - 14.
1894 On November - 14 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Golden Pince-Nez" (BG)
1894 On this day in history 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 On November - 14 john Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1900 The birth of Aaron Copland, American composer on November - 14.
1900 Clara Fasano, sculptor on November - 14.
1901 On this day in history morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
1902 Paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies on this day in history.
1904 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer on November - 14.