Historical Events In 1914
Saturday, 25 May 2019
May 21 Greyhound Bus Company begins in Minnesota on this day in history.
May 22 Vance Packard, Granville Summit Pa, author (Hidden Persuaders) on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1914 alec Dickson, founder (VSO)
May 24 On this day in history clifford Irving, Chairman (Isle of Man Govt)
May 25 British House of Commons passes Irish Home Rule on this day in history.
May 25 Paolo Giorza, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1914 archie Duncan, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Sherlock Holmes)
May 27 In the year 1914 hugh Le Caine, composer
May 27 In the year 1914 joseph Wilson Swan, physicist/chemist, dies
May 28 Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
May 28 W G G Duncan-Smith, fighter pilot in the year 1914.
May 29 In the year 1914 ship rams Canadian ship Empress of Ireland on St Lawrence R; 1024 die
May 30 Bobby Sherwood, Indianapolis Ind, orch leader (Milton Berle Show) on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1914 the new and then largest Cunard ocean liner RMS Aquitania, 45,647 tons, sets sails on her maiden voyage from Liverpool, England to New York City.
May 31 Akira Ifukube, composer on this day in history.
May 31 Chic White Sox Joe Benz no-hits Cleve Indians, 6-1 in the year 1914.
Jun 02 In the year 1914 glenn Curtiss flies his Langley Aerodrome
Jun 03 Eugene Fuller, polymath/linguist in the year 1914.
Jun 04 Willy-August Linnemann, Danish writer/journalist on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1914 beatrice de Cardi, archaeoligist
Jun 06 1st air flight out of sight of land (Scotland to Norway) in the year 1914.
Jun 06 On this day in history the first air flight out of the sight of land (Scotland to Norway)
Jun 06 On this day in history walter T Watts-Dunton, England, lawyer/poet/writer (Aylwin), dies
Jun 07 On this day in history the first vessel passes through the locks at the Panama Canal.
Jun 08 In the year 1914 34.7°F (1.5°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands
Jun 08 In the year 1914 joseph de Pietro, US, 56kg weightlifter (Olympic-gold-1948)
Jun 09 Barbara Mullen, Boston MA, actress (Thunder Rock, Innocent Sinners) in the year 1914.
Jun 09 Honus Wagner, is 2nd to get 3,000 hits on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist
Jun 11 Gerald Mohr, NYC, actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue) in the year 1914.
Jun 12 In the year 1914 peter Lancelot Williams, dance journalist
Jun 13 On this day in history 28th US Womens Tennis: Mary K Browne beats Marie Wagner (62 16 61)
Jun 15 In the year 1914 a G Steel, cricketer (13 Tests, 29 wkts, Eng capt 1886), dies
Jun 15 On this day in history cees [Cornelis A B] Bantzinger, Dutch cartoonist/illustrator