Historical Events In 1914
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Aug 13 Establishment of the Australian Red Cross to raise funds to purchase comfort supplies for Australian service personnel overseas on this day in history.
Aug 13 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea) in the year 1914.
Aug 14 British field marshal John French & Gen Wilson land in France in the year 1914.
Aug 14 In the year 1914 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 In the year 1914 german army occupies last fort at Luik, Belgian general Leman caught
Aug 16 Tullio Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948) on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1914 franklin D Roosevelt Jr, son of FDR/(Rep-D-NY, 1949-55)
Aug 17 On this day in history french troops under gen de Castelnau occupy Chateau Salins
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 In the year 1914 oscar Egg sets new cycling hour record (44,247 km)
Aug 18 On this day in history pres Wilson issues Proclamation of Neutrality
Aug 19 Elmer Rice' "On Trial," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history fumio Hayasaka, composer
Aug 20 German forces invade Brussels in the year 1914.
Aug 20 On this day in history german forces occupy Brussels, Belgium during WW I
Aug 20 On this day in history german General von Bulow executes 211 Belgians
Aug 20 On this day in history kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936)
Aug 20 On this day in history pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies
Aug 21 On this day in history 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill
Aug 21 Dallas Pratt, collector in the year 1914.
Aug 22 In the year 1914 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 in the year 1914.
Aug 23 Emperor of Japan declares war on Germany in the year 1914.
Aug 23 Felix Fivet, Belgian baby, executed by German troops at 3 weeks on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history japan declares war on Germany during WWI.
Aug 24 On this day in history battle at Bergen: Germans defeat Belgian/British troops
Aug 25 On this day in history -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp
Aug 25 Alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda) on this day in history.