Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Saturday, 25 June 2016
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 On November - 14 "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published
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 November - 14.
1863 On this day in history skirmish at Danville, Mississippi
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 this day in history rené de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
1879 Geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer on November - 14.
1880 Eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm) on November - 14.
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 Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52) on November - 14.
1887 On November - 14 bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
1888 On this day in history 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 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 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64) on this day in history.
1892 On November - 14 james Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
1893 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin
1893 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi) on this day in history.
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 this day in history harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist
1896 On this day in history power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation
1896 On November - 14 mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61)
1897 On this day in history john Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1900 The birth of Aaron Copland, American composer on this day in history.
1900 Clara Fasano, sculptor on this day in history.
1901 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family) on this day in history.
1902 Paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies on November - 14.
1904 On November - 14 alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer