Historical Events In 1914
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Jun 16 In the year 1914 stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948)
Jun 17 On this day in history john R Hersey, author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall)
Jun 18 Billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50) on this day in history.
Jun 19 54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1914 alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- )
Jun 20 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20 in the year 1914.
Jun 20 Friedrich Zipp, composer on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history german warship Bismark launched
Jun 21 In the year 1914 glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30
Jun 21 Jan Decadt, composer in the year 1914.
Jun 22 On this day in history lilo Hardel, writer
Jun 24 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena on this day in history.
Jun 24 King Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent on this day in history.
Jun 26 John J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1914 alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major)
Jun 27 Jack Johnson beats Frank Moran in 20 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Jun 27 On this day in history uS signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia
Jun 28 In the year 1914 assassination of the heir to the throne of Austria, Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophia, in Sarajevo by a Serbian Nationalist,Gavrilo Princip. This incident precipitated a war with Serbia, eventually starting WW1
Jun 28 Austria invades Siberia (WW I) on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1914 charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player
Jun 28 On this day in history franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated
Jun 29 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
Jun 29 In the year 1914 jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
Jun 29 Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli) on this day in history.
Jun 30 Bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1914 david Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve)
Jun 30 Mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa in the year 1914.
Jun 30 Mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1914 cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
Jul 01 In the year 1914 esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island
Jul 02 Frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time & Winds) in the year 1914.
Jul 02 Joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks)
Jul 04 On this day in history giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer