Historical Events In 1914
Monday, 16 May 2022
Jun 16 Stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948) on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1914 john R Hersey, author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall)
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 in the year 1914.
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 In the year 1914 friedrich Zipp, composer
Jun 20 In the year 1914 german warship Bismark launched
Jun 21 On this day in history glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30
Jun 21 Jan Decadt, composer in the year 1914.
Jun 22 In the year 1914 lilo Hardel, writer
Jun 24 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history king Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent
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 US signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia on this day in history.
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 Austria invades Siberia (WW I) on this day in history.
Jun 28 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1914 franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated
Jun 29 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
Jun 29 Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia on this day in history.
Jun 29 Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli) in the year 1914.
Jun 30 In the year 1914 bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies
Jun 30 In the year 1914 david Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve)
Jun 30 In the year 1914 mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jun 30 Mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
Jul 01 On this day in history esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island
Jul 02 In the year 1914 frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time & Winds)
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 In the year 1914 giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer