Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
1844 Flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41 on November - 14.
1845 Allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket) on this day in history.
1851 On this day in history "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published
1860 On November - 14 feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58
1861 Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U) on November - 14.
1863 Bedford Forrest is assigned to command of West Tennessee on this day in history.
1863 On this day in history skirmish at Danville, Mississippi
1863 Leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite) on November - 14.
1875 On November - 14 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 Charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination on this day in history.
1881 On November - 14 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 St Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes on November - 14.
1889 On November - 14 nY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip
1889 On November - 14 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 On November - 14 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 On November - 14 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Golden Pince-Nez" (BG)
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 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.