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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.  

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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  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  On this day in history birth of fra Paolo Sarpi, [Paulus Venetus], expert/philosopher  

1575  Robert Hayman, English-born poet (d. 1629) was born on August - 14.  

1586  On August - 14 birth of william Hutchinson, Rhode Island colonist (d. 1642)  

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.  

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Famous Deaths In August - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0582  Death of Tiberius II Constantine, Byzantine Emperor on August - 14.  

1167  On August - 14 raynald van Dassel, archbishop of Cologne, dies  

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 August - 14.  

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

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

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

1652  On this day in history abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 60  

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