Historical Events In 1914
Friday, 23 August 2019
Jun 16 In the year 1914 stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948)
Jun 17 John R Hersey, author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall) in the year 1914.
Jun 18 On this day in history billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50)
Jun 19 54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club on this day in history.
Jun 19 Alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- ) on this day in history.
Jun 20 In the year 1914 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20
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 on this day in history.
Jun 22 Lilo Hardel, writer on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena
Jun 24 King Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent in the year 1914.
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 in the year 1914.
Jun 27 On this day in history uS signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia
Jun 28 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 in the year 1914.
Jun 28 In the year 1914 austria invades Siberia (WW I)
Jun 28 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player in the year 1914.
Jun 28 On this day in history franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated
Jun 29 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani on this day in history.
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) in the year 1914.
Jun 30 On this day in history bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1914 mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
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 In the year 1914 joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78
Jul 04 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks) on this day in history.
Jul 04 Giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer in the year 1914.