Historical Events In 1914
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jun 16 On this day in history 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 Billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50) in the year 1914.
Jun 19 On this day in history 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 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20 on this day in history.
Jun 20 Friedrich Zipp, composer in the year 1914.
Jun 20 On this day in history 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 Lilo Hardel, writer in the year 1914.
Jun 24 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena in the year 1914.
Jun 24 On this day in history king Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent
Jun 26 In the year 1914 john J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor
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 In the year 1914 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 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player in the year 1914.
Jun 28 Franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated in the year 1914.
Jun 29 In the year 1914 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
Jun 29 Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia in the year 1914.
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 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 in the year 1914.
Jun 30 In the year 1914 mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jul 01 On this day in history 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 In the year 1914 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks)
Jul 04 In the year 1914 giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer