Historical Events Happened In 1914
Saturday, 18 April 2015
Jan 01 In the year 1914 klaas ter Laan becomes Netherlands' first socialist mayor (Zaandam)
Jan 01 Northern & Southern Nigeria united in British colony of Nigeria on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1914 jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer
Jan 03 Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC in the year 1914.
Jan 03 On this day in history stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
Jan 04 On this day in history mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan)
Jan 04 In the year 1914 silas Weir Mitchell, US physician/author (Free Quaker), dies at 84
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 George Reeves, [George Lescher Bessolo], actor (Superman) in the year 1914.
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 Stock brokerage firm of Merrill Lynch founded in the year 1914.
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 1st edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published in the year 1914.
Jan 10 On this day in history claude Gallimard, France, publisher
Jan 10 On this day in history first edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 11 In the year 1914 ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71
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 in the year 1914.
Jan 13 On this day in history bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72
Jan 13 IWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia in the year 1914.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs) in the year 1914.