Historical Events In April - 14
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1881 On this day in history the Four Dead in Five Seconds Gunfight erupts in El Paso, Texas.
1881 On this day in history anton Wildgans, Austrian writer/director (Burg Theater)
1883 Leo Delibes' opera "Lakmé," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1886 On April - 14 edward C Tolman, US psychologist (behaviorism)
1887 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG) on April - 14.
1888 On April - 14 william Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62
1889 On this day in history adolph Hitler, Austria, dictator of Nazi Germany (1936-45)[NS=Apr 20]
1890 Pan American Day-1st conference of American states (Wash DC) on this day in history.
1891 B. R. Ambedkar, Indian jurist (d.1956) on April - 14.
1892 On April - 14 giorgio Cesana, Italy, coxswain, (Olympic-gold-1906)
1894 Firt public showing of Edison's kinetoscope (moving pictures) on this day in history.
1894 1st public showing of Edison's kinetoscope (moving pictures) on this day in history.
1895 On this day in history 1st performance of Gustav Mahler's (incomplete) 2nd Symphony
1895 On April - 14 mary Marquet, St Petersburg Russia, actress (Matter of Resistance)
1896 John Philip Sousa's "El Capitan," premieres (NYC) on this day in history.
1897 On this day in history barbara baroness Wootton of Abinger, English Lower house leader
1898 Commissioning of first Post Civil War hospital ship, USS Solace on April - 14.
1898 Lee Tracy, Atlanta Ga, actor (Martin Kane-Martin Kane Private Eye) on this day in history.
1900 Veteran's Hospital at Ft Miley established on April - 14.
1900 President Loubet opens International Fairs in Paris on April - 14.
1900 Salvatore Baccaloni, Rome, actor (Merry Andrew, Rock-a-Bye Baby) on this day in history.
1901 Alfred West, champion cyclist/record hair splitter (17 splits) on April - 14.
1902 JC Penney opens his 1st store, in Kemmerer, Wyo on this day in history.
1902 Menachem A Schneerson, rebee (head of Lubavitcher Jews) on this day in history.
1903 Dr Harry Plotz discovers vaccine against typhoid (NYC) on April - 14.
1904 On April - 14 the birth of John Gielgud, British actor
1904 George Bernard Shaw's "Candida," premiered in London on this day in history.
1904 On April - 14 john Gielgud, London England, actor (Arthur, Ages of Man)
1905 On April - 14 frits Philips, Dutch engineer/CEO (Philips)
1906 Pres Theodore Roosevelt denounces "muckrakers" in US press on April - 14.
1906 On this day in history faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, King Saudi-Arabia (1964-75)
1907 The birth of Francois Duvalier, Dictator of Haiti on April - 14.
1907 Francois "Doc" Duvalier, dictator of Haiti on this day in history.
1909 On April - 14 anglo-Persian Oil Company forms in London