Historical Events Happened In 1914
Thursday, 29 September 2016
Jan 01 Klaas ter Laan becomes Netherlands' first socialist mayor (Zaandam) in the year 1914.
Jan 01 In the year 1914 northern & Southern Nigeria united in British colony of Nigeria
Jan 01 In the year 1914 the first part of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway is opened for service between North Vancouver and Horseshoe Bay, 12 miles.
Jan 01 The first scheduled airline flight, St Petersburg-Tampa (Tony Jannus pilot) in the year 1914.
Jan 02 Philips installs research department in Eindhoven on this day in history.
Jan 02 Philips installs research dept in Eindhoven in the year 1914.
Jan 03 Jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer on this day in history.
Jan 03 Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC in the year 1914.
Jan 03 In the year 1914 stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
Jan 04 On this day in history mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan)
Jan 04 Silas Weir Mitchell, US physician/author (Free Quaker), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1914 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 In the year 1914 1st steamboat passes through Panama Canal
Jan 07 The first steam powered boat passes through the Panama Canal on this day in history.
Jan 09 Derek Allhusen, England, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1968) in the year 1914.
Jan 10 In the year 1914 1st edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 10 Claude Gallimard, France, publisher on this day in history.
Jan 10 First edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published on this day in history.
Jan 11 Ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history 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
Jan 11 On this day in history dorothy Jeakins, costume designer
Jan 13 On this day in history bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72
Jan 13 In the year 1914 iWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia
Jan 14 In the year 1914 harold Russell, actor (Best Years of Our Life)
Jan 14 In the year 1914 henry Ford introduces assembly line, for T-Fords
Jan 15 On this day in history lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian
Jan 16 In the year 1914 roger Aubert, Belgium, church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX)
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 Arno Schmidt, writer on this day in history.
Jan 19 Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs) in the year 1914.