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Historical Events In August - 14

Sunday, 16 January 2022

1840  On August - 14 baron Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing, psychiatrist  

1842  On August - 14 seminole War ends; Indians removed from Florida to Oklahoma  

1842  On this day in history henry Duff Trail, journalist/author  

1844  On this day in history henry Francis Cary, translator (Dante), dies  

1846  Henry David Thoreau jailed for tax resistance on this day in history.  

1848  Oregon Territory created on August - 14.  

1850  On this day in history 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 this day in history 79th NY troops mutinies  

1861  Bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor on this day in history.  

1862  Lincoln receives first group of blacks to confer with US president on August - 14.  

1862  On August - 14 lincoln receives 1st group of blacks to confer with US president  

1863  First Kanakas arrive in Brisbane for employment on cotton plantation on August - 14.  

1863  On August - 14 colin Campbell, British officer (Cawnpore), dies at 70  

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  Niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.  

1868  Leone Sinigaglia, composer on August - 14.  

1869  On this day in history edvard Armas Jornefelt, Vyborg Finland, composer (Berceuse)  

1870  David [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies on August - 14.  

1873  "Forest and Stream" begins publishing on this day in history.  

1873  "Field & Stream" begins publishing on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1878  On this day in history harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else)  

1880  Australia's first soccer club, The Wanderers, plays its first match, against Kings School, Parramatta, NSW on August - 14.  

1880  Construction of Cologne Cathedral completed on August - 14.  

1880  Construction of Cologne Cathedral completed (began in 1248) on August - 14.  

1882  Queen Victoria recieves Zulu chief Cetewayo on August - 14.  

1883  On this day in history ernest E Just, biologist (pioneered cell division)  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 14

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1297  Emperor Hanazono, Emperor of Japan (d. 1348) was born on this day in history.  

1473  Margaret Pole, 8th Countess of Salisbury, daughter of George, Duke of Clarence (d. 1541) was born on this day in history.  

1479  Princess Catherine of York (d. 1527) was born on August - 14.  

1552  Fra Paolo Sarpi, [Paulus Venetus], expert/philosopher was born on this day in history.  

1575  Robert Hayman, English-born poet (d. 1629) was born on this day in history.  

1586  William Hutchinson, Rhode Island colonist (d. 1642) was born on this day in history.  

1599  Méric Casaubon, English classical scholar (d. 1671) was born on August - 14.  

1625  François de Harlay de Champvallon, Archbishop of Paris (d. 1695) was born on August - 14.  

Famous Deaths In August - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0582  On August - 14 death of tiberius II Constantine, Byzantine Emperor  

1167  Raynald van Dassel, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.  

1204  Death of Minamoto no Yoriie, Japanese shogun (b. 1182) on August - 14.  

1390  Death of John FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel, English soldier (b. 1364) on this day in history.  

1433  Johan I, king of Portugal (1383-1433), dies at 76 on this day in history.  

1573  On this day in history death of saitō Tatsuoki, Japanese warlord (b. 1548)  

1587  Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer, dies at 49 on August - 14.  

1652  Abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 60 on August - 14.  

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