Historical Events In 1914
Friday, 14 August 2020
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 Alec Dickson, founder (VSO) in the year 1914.
May 24 Clifford Irving, Chairman (Isle of Man Govt) in the year 1914.
May 25 On this day in history british House of Commons passes Irish Home Rule
May 25 In the year 1914 paolo Giorza, composer, dies at 81
May 26 Archie Duncan, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Sherlock Holmes) in the year 1914.
May 27 Hugh Le Caine, composer on this day in history.
May 27 Joseph Wilson Swan, physicist/chemist, dies on this day in history.
May 28 Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history w G G Duncan-Smith, fighter pilot
May 29 Ship rams Canadian ship Empress of Ireland on St Lawrence R; 1024 die on this day in history.
May 30 Bobby Sherwood, Indianapolis Ind, orch leader (Milton Berle Show) in the year 1914.
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 in the year 1914.
May 31 Chic White Sox Joe Benz no-hits Cleve Indians, 6-1 on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1914 glenn Curtiss flies his Langley Aerodrome
Jun 03 In the year 1914 eugene Fuller, polymath/linguist
Jun 04 In the year 1914 willy-August Linnemann, Danish writer/journalist
Jun 05 Beatrice de Cardi, archaeoligist on this day in history.
Jun 06 1st air flight out of sight of land (Scotland to Norway) in the year 1914.
Jun 06 The first air flight out of the sight of land (Scotland to Norway) on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1914 walter T Watts-Dunton, England, lawyer/poet/writer (Aylwin), dies
Jun 07 The first vessel passes through the locks at the Panama Canal on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1914 34.7°F (1.5°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands
Jun 08 Joseph de Pietro, US, 56kg weightlifter (Olympic-gold-1948) in the year 1914.
Jun 09 In the year 1914 barbara Mullen, Boston MA, actress (Thunder Rock, Innocent Sinners)
Jun 09 In the year 1914 honus Wagner, is 2nd to get 3,000 hits
Jun 10 In the year 1914 polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist
Jun 11 On this day in history gerald Mohr, NYC, actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue)
Jun 12 Peter Lancelot Williams, dance journalist on this day in history.
Jun 13 28th US Womens Tennis: Mary K Browne beats Marie Wagner (62 16 61) on this day in history.
Jun 15 A G Steel, cricketer (13 Tests, 29 wkts, Eng capt 1886), dies on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1914 cees [Cornelis A B] Bantzinger, Dutch cartoonist/illustrator