Historical Events In 1914
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jun 16 In the year 1914 stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948)
Jun 17 In the year 1914 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 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 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 In the year 1914 german warship Bismark launched
Jun 21 Glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.
Jun 21 Jan Decadt, composer in the year 1914.
Jun 22 On this day in history lilo Hardel, writer
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 on this day in history.
Jun 26 John J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor in the year 1914.
Jun 27 Alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major) in the year 1914.
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 in the year 1914.
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 On this day in history charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player
Jun 28 On this day in history franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated
Jun 29 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani in the year 1914.
Jun 29 In the year 1914 jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
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 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 Cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936) in the year 1914.
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 On this day in history 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