Historical Events In 1914
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Jun 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1914 billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50)
Jun 19 In the year 1914 54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club
Jun 19 Alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- ) on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history 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 Glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history jan Decadt, composer
Jun 22 On this day in history lilo Hardel, writer
Jun 24 In the year 1914 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena
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 in the year 1914.
Jun 27 On this day in history 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 US signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia on this day in history.
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) in the year 1914.
Jun 28 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player in the year 1914.
Jun 28 Franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated in the year 1914.
Jun 29 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani on this day in history.
Jun 29 Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli)
Jun 30 Bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies in the year 1914.
Jun 30 David Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve) in the year 1914.
Jun 30 On this day in history mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jun 30 On this day in history 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 Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1914 frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time & Winds)
Jul 02 Joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78 in the year 1914.
Jul 04 In the year 1914 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks)
Jul 04 Giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer on this day in history.