Historical Events Happened In 1914
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
Jan 01 Klaas ter Laan becomes Netherlands' first socialist mayor (Zaandam) in the year 1914.
Jan 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history philips installs research department in Eindhoven
Jan 02 Philips installs research dept in Eindhoven in the year 1914.
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) in the year 1914.
Jan 04 In the year 1914 silas Weir Mitchell, US physician/author (Free Quaker), dies at 84
Jan 05 Ford Motor Co wages jump from $2.40/9-hr day to $5.00/8-hr day in the year 1914.
Jan 05 George Reeves, [George Lescher Bessolo], actor (Superman) on this day in history.
Jan 05 James Cox of Ford Motor Co announces wages will jump from $2.40/9-hour day to $5.00/8-hour day on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history stock brokerage firm of Merrill Lynch founded
Jan 07 On this day in history 1st steamboat passes through Panama Canal
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1914 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 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) in the year 1914.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1914 gerhart Hauptmann's "Der Bogen des Odysseus," premieres in Berlin
Jan 18 On this day in history arno Schmidt, writer
Jan 19 On this day in history lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs)