Historical Events For 1914
Monday, 22 January 2018
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 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 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 Jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer on this day in history.
Jan 03 Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1914 stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
Jan 04 Mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan) in the year 1914.
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 10 First edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published in the year 1914.
Jan 11 On this day in history 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 in the year 1914.
Jan 11 Dorothy Jeakins, costume designer on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72
Jan 13 On this day in history 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 Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian in the year 1914.
Jan 16 Roger Aubert, Belgium, church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX) on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1914 writer Maksim Gorki returns to Russia
Jan 17 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Der Bogen des Odysseus," premieres in Berlin in the year 1914.
Jan 18 Arno Schmidt, writer in the year 1914.
Jan 19 Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs) on this day in history.