Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Thursday, 29 September 2016
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 Feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
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 On November - 14 skirmish at Danville, Mississippi
1863 On this day in history leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite)
1875 On November - 14 jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
1877 On November - 14 rené de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
1879 On this day in history geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
1880 Eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm) on this day in history.
1881 Charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination on November - 14.
1881 On this day in history charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination
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 On November - 14 st Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes
1889 On November - 14 nY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip
1889 On this day in history 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
1889 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64) on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history james Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
1893 On November - 14 gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin
1893 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi) on this day in history.
1894 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez" (BG) on this day in history.
1894 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Golden Pince-Nez" (BG) on November - 14.
1894 Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist on November - 14.
1896 On November - 14 power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation
1896 Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61) on November - 14.
1897 On November - 14 john Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1900 On November - 14 the birth of Aaron Copland, American composer
1900 On this day in history clara Fasano, sculptor
1901 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family) on November - 14.
1902 On November - 14 paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies
1904 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer on this day in history.