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Historical Events In August - 14

Monday, 03 October 2022

1840  On this day in history 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 August - 14 henry Francis Cary, translator (Dante), dies  

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

1848  On this day in history oregon Territory created  

1850  Earnest YY [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, actor (Kloris & Roses) on this day in history.  

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

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

1860  Ernest T Seton, naturalist/painter/author (Buffalo Wind-1938) on this day in history.  

1861  79th NY troops mutinies on this day in history.  

1861  On August - 14 bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor  

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

1862  On this day in history lincoln receives 1st group of blacks to confer with US president  

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

1863  On this day in history colin Campbell, British officer (Cawnpore), dies at 70  

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

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 August - 14.  

1868  Leone Sinigaglia, composer on August - 14.  

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 this day in history "Forest and Stream" begins publishing  

1873  On this day in history "Field & Stream" begins publishing  

1875  On this day in history society of Regte Afrikaanders establishes in Paarl  

1876  On August - 14 prairie View State University forms  

1876  Alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34) on August - 14.  

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  Construction of Cologne Cathedral completed on this day in history.  

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  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 August - 14.  

1473  On this day in history birth of margaret Pole, 8th Countess of Salisbury, daughter of George, Duke of Clarence (d. 1541)  

1479  On August - 14 birth of princess Catherine of York (d. 1527)  

1552  On August - 14 birth of fra Paolo Sarpi, [Paulus Venetus], expert/philosopher  

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 this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In August - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0582  On this day in history death of tiberius II Constantine, Byzantine Emperor  

1167  Raynald van Dassel, archbishop of Cologne, dies on August - 14.  

1204  On this day in history death of minamoto no Yoriie, Japanese shogun (b. 1182)  

1390  Death of John FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel, English soldier (b. 1364) on August - 14.  

1433  On this day in history johan I, king of Portugal (1383-1433), dies at 76  

1573  Death of Saitō Tatsuoki, Japanese warlord (b. 1548) on this day in history.  

1587  On this day in history gugliemo Gonzaga, composer, dies at 49  

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

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