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Historical Events In August - 14

Tuesday, 07 July 2020

1840  Baron Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing, psychiatrist on this day in history.  

1842  On this day in history 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 August - 14.  

1848  Oregon Territory created on August - 14.  

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

1856  William Buckland, dean (Westminister)/geologist, dies on this day in history.  

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 August - 14 bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor  

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 this day in history.  

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

1863  Colin Campbell, British officer (Cawnpore), dies at 70 on August - 14.  

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

1867  On this day in history the birth of John Galsworthy, English playwright and novelist  

1867  On this day in history john Galsworthy, England, author (Forsyte Saga-Nobel 1932)  

1867  On August - 14 niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84  

1868  On this day in history leone Sinigaglia, composer  

1869  Edvard Armas Jornefelt, Vyborg Finland, composer (Berceuse) on this day in history.  

1870  David [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies on this day in history.  

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

1873  On August - 14 "Field & Stream" begins publishing  

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  On August - 14 alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34)  

1878  Harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else) on August - 14.  

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 August - 14.  

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 August - 14 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 August - 14.  

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 this day in history.  

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 August - 14.  

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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 August - 14 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  On August - 14 death of saitō Tatsuoki, Japanese warlord (b. 1548)  

1587  Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1652  On August - 14 abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 60  

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