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Historical Events In August - 14

Thursday, 13 May 2021

1840  On this day in history baron Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing, psychiatrist  

1842  Seminole War ends; Indians removed from Florida to Oklahoma on August - 14.  

1842  Henry Duff Trail, journalist/author on August - 14.  

1844  Henry Francis Cary, translator (Dante), dies on August - 14.  

1846  On this day in history henry David Thoreau jailed for tax resistance  

1848  On this day in history oregon Territory created  

1850  On this day in history earnest YY [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, actor (Kloris & Roses)  

1856  On this day in history william Buckland, dean (Westminister)/geologist, dies  

1858  George Combe, phrenologist, dies on this day in history.  

1860  On August - 14 ernest T Seton, naturalist/painter/author (Buffalo Wind-1938)  

1861  On August - 14 79th NY troops mutinies  

1861  Bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor on August - 14.  

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

1862  Lincoln receives 1st group of blacks to confer with US president on August - 14.  

1863  First Kanakas arrive in Brisbane for employment on cotton plantation on this day in history.  

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

1864  -16] Confederate General Joe Wheeler besieges Dalton, Georgia on August - 14.  

1867  On August - 14 the birth of John Galsworthy, English playwright and novelist  

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  Leone Sinigaglia, composer on this day in history.  

1869  Edvard Armas Jornefelt, Vyborg Finland, composer (Berceuse) on August - 14.  

1870  On August - 14 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 August - 14.  

1876  Alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34) on this day in history.  

1878  On August - 14 harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else)  

1880  On this day in history australia's first soccer club, The Wanderers, plays its first match, against Kings School, Parramatta, NSW.  

1880  On August - 14 construction of Cologne Cathedral completed  

1880  Construction of Cologne Cathedral completed (began in 1248) on this day in history.  

1882  On August - 14 queen Victoria recieves Zulu chief Cetewayo  

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  On this day in history birth of emperor Hanazono, Emperor of Japan (d. 1348)  

1473  On August - 14 birth of margaret Pole, 8th Countess of Salisbury, daughter of George, Duke of Clarence (d. 1541)  

1479  Princess Catherine of York (d. 1527) was born on this day in history.  

1552  Fra Paolo Sarpi, [Paulus Venetus], expert/philosopher was born on August - 14.  

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 August - 14.  

1599  On August - 14 birth of méric Casaubon, English classical scholar (d. 1671)  

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

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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  On this day in history death of minamoto no Yoriie, Japanese shogun (b. 1182)  

1390  On this day in history death of john FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel, English soldier (b. 1364)  

1433  On August - 14 johan I, king of Portugal (1383-1433), dies at 76  

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

1587  On August - 14 gugliemo Gonzaga, composer, dies at 49  

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

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