Historical Events In April - 14
Monday, 20 September 2021
1881 On April - 14 the Four Dead in Five Seconds Gunfight erupts in El Paso, Texas.
1881 On this day in history anton Wildgans, Austrian writer/director (Burg Theater)
1883 On this day in history leo Delibes' opera "Lakmé," premieres in Paris
1886 On April - 14 edward C Tolman, US psychologist (behaviorism)
1887 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG) on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history william Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62
1889 Adolph Hitler, Austria, dictator of Nazi Germany (1936-45)[NS=Apr 20] on this day in history.
1890 On April - 14 pan American Day-1st conference of American states (Wash DC)
1891 On April - 14 b. R. Ambedkar, Indian jurist (d.1956)
1892 On April - 14 giorgio Cesana, Italy, coxswain, (Olympic-gold-1906)
1894 On this day in history firt public showing of Edison's kinetoscope (moving pictures)
1894 1st public showing of Edison's kinetoscope (moving pictures) on this day in history.
1895 On this day in history 1st performance of Gustav Mahler's (incomplete) 2nd Symphony
1895 Mary Marquet, St Petersburg Russia, actress (Matter of Resistance) on April - 14.
1896 On April - 14 john Philip Sousa's "El Capitan," premieres (NYC)
1897 Barbara baroness Wootton of Abinger, English Lower house leader on April - 14.
1898 On April - 14 commissioning of first Post Civil War hospital ship, USS Solace
1898 Lee Tracy, Atlanta Ga, actor (Martin Kane-Martin Kane Private Eye) on this day in history.
1900 On April - 14 veteran's Hospital at Ft Miley established
1900 On this day in history president Loubet opens International Fairs in Paris
1900 Salvatore Baccaloni, Rome, actor (Merry Andrew, Rock-a-Bye Baby) on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history alfred West, champion cyclist/record hair splitter (17 splits)
1902 JC Penney opens his 1st store, in Kemmerer, Wyo on this day in history.
1902 Menachem A Schneerson, rebee (head of Lubavitcher Jews) on this day in history.
1903 On April - 14 dr Harry Plotz discovers vaccine against typhoid (NYC)
1904 On April - 14 the birth of John Gielgud, British actor
1904 George Bernard Shaw's "Candida," premiered in London on this day in history.
1904 John Gielgud, London England, actor (Arthur, Ages of Man) on this day in history.
1905 Frits Philips, Dutch engineer/CEO (Philips) on April - 14.
1906 Pres Theodore Roosevelt denounces "muckrakers" in US press on this day in history.
1906 Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, King Saudi-Arabia (1964-75) on April - 14.
1907 The birth of Francois Duvalier, Dictator of Haiti on April - 14.
1907 On this day in history francois "Doc" Duvalier, dictator of Haiti
1909 Anglo-Persian Oil Company forms in London on this day in history.