Historical Events In August - 14
Sunday, 28 February 2021
1840 Baron Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing, psychiatrist on August - 14.
1842 On August - 14 seminole War ends; Indians removed from Florida to Oklahoma
1842 Henry Duff Trail, journalist/author on this day in history.
1844 Henry Francis Cary, translator (Dante), dies on this day in history.
1846 Henry David Thoreau jailed for tax resistance on this day in history.
1848 On this day in history oregon Territory created
1850 On August - 14 earnest YY [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, actor (Kloris & Roses)
1856 William Buckland, dean (Westminister)/geologist, dies on August - 14.
1858 On August - 14 george Combe, phrenologist, dies
1860 Ernest T Seton, naturalist/painter/author (Buffalo Wind-1938) on this day in history.
1861 On August - 14 79th NY troops mutinies
1861 On this day in history bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor
1862 On this day in history lincoln receives first group of blacks to confer with US president
1862 Lincoln receives 1st group of blacks to confer with US president on this day in history.
1863 First Kanakas arrive in Brisbane for employment on cotton plantation on this day in history.
1863 Colin Campbell, British officer (Cawnpore), dies at 70 on August - 14.
1864 -16] Confederate General Joe Wheeler besieges Dalton, Georgia on this day in history.
1867 The birth of John Galsworthy, English playwright and novelist on August - 14.
1867 John Galsworthy, England, author (Forsyte Saga-Nobel 1932) on this day in history.
1867 On August - 14 niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84
1868 On this day in history leone Sinigaglia, composer
1869 On August - 14 edvard Armas Jornefelt, Vyborg Finland, composer (Berceuse)
1870 On this day in history david [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies
1873 On August - 14 "Forest and Stream" begins publishing
1873 "Field & Stream" begins publishing on August - 14.
1875 Society of Regte Afrikaanders establishes in Paarl on this day in history.
1876 Prairie View State University forms on this day in history.
1876 Alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34) on August - 14.
1878 Harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else) on this day in history.
1880 Australia's first soccer club, The Wanderers, plays its first match, against Kings School, Parramatta, NSW on this day in history.
1880 On August - 14 construction of Cologne Cathedral completed
1880 Construction of Cologne Cathedral completed (began in 1248) on this day in history.
1882 Queen Victoria recieves Zulu chief Cetewayo on August - 14.
1883 Ernest E Just, biologist (pioneered cell division) on August - 14.