Historical Events Happened In 1914
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Jan 01 Klaas ter Laan becomes Netherlands' first socialist mayor (Zaandam) in the year 1914.
Jan 01 Northern & Southern Nigeria united in British colony of Nigeria in the year 1914.
Jan 01 The first part of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway is opened for service between North Vancouver and Horseshoe Bay, 12 miles on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history the first scheduled airline flight, St Petersburg-Tampa (Tony Jannus pilot)
Jan 02 In the year 1914 philips installs research department in Eindhoven
Jan 02 Philips installs research dept in Eindhoven on this day in history.
Jan 03 Jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer in the year 1914.
Jan 03 Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC in the year 1914.
Jan 03 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1914.
Jan 04 Mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan) on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history silas Weir Mitchell, US physician/author (Free Quaker), dies at 84
Jan 05 In the year 1914 ford Motor Co wages jump from $2.40/9-hr day to $5.00/8-hr day
Jan 05 In the year 1914 george Reeves, [George Lescher Bessolo], actor (Superman)
Jan 05 On this day in history james Cox of Ford Motor Co announces wages will jump from $2.40/9-hour day to $5.00/8-hour day
Jan 06 On this day in history stock brokerage firm of Merrill Lynch founded
Jan 07 1st steamboat passes through Panama Canal in the year 1914.
Jan 07 In the year 1914 the first steam powered boat passes through the Panama Canal
Jan 09 Derek Allhusen, England, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1968) in the year 1914.
Jan 10 1st edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published in the year 1914.
Jan 10 In the year 1914 claude Gallimard, France, publisher
Jan 10 In the year 1914 first edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 11 Ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Captain Robert Abram Bartlett 1875-1946 sees his Canadian Arctic Expedition ship Karluk crushed by ice near Herald Island, north of Siberia, 300 km short of his destination of Herschel Island; one of three ships of Stefansson expedition; many of the survivors will die before they reach Wrangel Island, 100 km away, where they wait until September before being rescued on this day in history.
Jan 11 Dorothy Jeakins, costume designer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jan 13 IWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia on this day in history.
Jan 14 Harold Russell, actor (Best Years of Our Life) on this day in history.
Jan 14 Henry Ford introduces assembly line, for T-Fords in the year 1914.
Jan 15 Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian on this day in history.
Jan 16 Roger Aubert, Belgium, church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX) in the year 1914.
Jan 16 Writer Maksim Gorki returns to Russia in the year 1914.
Jan 17 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Der Bogen des Odysseus," premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1914 arno Schmidt, writer
Jan 19 On this day in history lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs)