Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Saturday, 28 May 2016
1844 Flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1845 On November - 14 allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket)
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 On this day in history 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 November - 14.
1875 On November - 14 jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
1877 René de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn) on November - 14.
1879 On November - 14 geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
1880 Eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm) on November - 14.
1881 On this day in history 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 On November - 14 nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
1887 On November - 14 bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
1888 On November - 14 st Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes
1889 NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip on this day in history.
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 November - 14.
1892 James Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912) on this day in history.
1893 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
1893 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi) on November - 14.
1894 On November - 14 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 Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist on this day in history.
1896 Power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation on this day in history.
1896 Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61) on November - 14.
1897 On this day in history 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 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 On November - 14 alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer