Historical Events Happened In 1914
Thursday, 28 May 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 on this day in history.
Jan 01 The first part of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway is opened for service between North Vancouver and Horseshoe Bay, 12 miles in the year 1914.
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 In the year 1914 philips installs research dept in Eindhoven
Jan 03 On this day in history jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer
Jan 03 Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC in the year 1914.
Jan 03 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1914 mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan)
Jan 04 In the year 1914 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 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 1st steamboat passes through Panama Canal on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history the first steam powered boat passes through the Panama Canal
Jan 09 In the year 1914 derek Allhusen, England, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1968)
Jan 10 In the year 1914 1st edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 10 Claude Gallimard, France, publisher in the year 1914.
Jan 10 In the year 1914 first edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 11 On this day in history ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71
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 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) in the year 1914.
Jan 14 In the year 1914 henry Ford introduces assembly line, for T-Fords
Jan 15 Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian in the year 1914.
Jan 16 Roger Aubert, Belgium, church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX) in the year 1914.
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 in the year 1914.
Jan 18 On this day in history arno Schmidt, writer
Jan 19 Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs) in the year 1914.