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)