Historical Events In 1914
Monday, 20 May 2019
Aug 13 In the year 1914 establishment of the Australian Red Cross to raise funds to purchase comfort supplies for Australian service personnel overseas
Aug 13 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea) on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history british field marshal John French & Gen Wilson land in France
Aug 14 On this day in history sydney Wooderson, miler (world record 1937)
Aug 15 13th Davis Cup: Australasia beats USA in New York (3-2) on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1914 anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Baba yaga), dies at 59 [NS=Aug 28]
Aug 15 On this day in history panama Canal opens (under cost)
Aug 15 Peter Nicholson Gunn, writer on this day in history.
Aug 16 German army occupies last fort at Luik, Belgian general Leman caught in the year 1914.
Aug 16 On this day in history tullio Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948)
Aug 17 Franklin D Roosevelt Jr, son of FDR/(Rep-D-NY, 1949-55) on this day in history.
Aug 17 French troops under gen de Castelnau occupy Chateau Salins in the year 1914.
Aug 17 In the year 1914 james Grierson, British general
Aug 17 The Belgian government moves its offices from Brussels to Antwerp on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1914 oscar Egg sets new cycling hour record (44,247 km)
Aug 18 In the year 1914 pres Wilson issues Proclamation of Neutrality
Aug 19 In the year 1914 elmer Rice' "On Trial," premieres in NYC
Aug 19 Fumio Hayasaka, composer on this day in history.
Aug 20 German forces invade Brussels in the year 1914.
Aug 20 In the year 1914 german forces occupy Brussels, Belgium during WW I
Aug 20 German General von Bulow executes 211 Belgians in the year 1914.
Aug 20 Kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936) on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies
Aug 21 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1914 dallas Pratt, collector
Aug 22 On this day in history battle at Charleroi begins: Gen von Bulows troops beat French
Aug 22 On this day in history raffenel, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battle
Aug 23 -24] German troops plunder Belgium on this day in history.
Aug 23 Emperor of Japan declares war on Germany in the year 1914.
Aug 23 In the year 1914 felix Fivet, Belgian baby, executed by German troops at 3 weeks
Aug 23 In the year 1914 japan declares war on Germany during WWI.
Aug 24 In the year 1914 battle at Bergen: Germans defeat Belgian/British troops
Aug 25 On this day in history -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp
Aug 25 On this day in history alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda)