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