Historical Events In November - 14
Wednesday, 04 October 2023
1844 On this day in history flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41
1845 On November - 14 allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket)
1851 "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published on November - 14.
1860 Feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1861 Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U) on November - 14.
1863 On November - 14 bedford Forrest is assigned to command of West Tennessee
1863 Skirmish at Danville, Mississippi on this day in history.
1863 On this day in history leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite)
1875 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater on this day in history.
1877 RenÃ© de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn) on November - 14.
1879 Geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer on November - 14.
1880 On November - 14 eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm)
1881 On this day in history charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination
1881 Charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination on November - 14.
1883 On this day in history nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
1887 On this day in history bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
1888 On November - 14 st Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes
1889 NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip on November - 14.
1889 New York World reporter Nellie Bly (Elizabeth Cochrane) began her attempt to surpass fictitious journey of Jules Verne's Phileas Fogg by traveling around world in less than 80 days She succeeded, finishing the trip in January in 72 days and 6 hours on November - 14.
1889 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64) on this day in history.
1892 On November - 14 james Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
1893 On November - 14 gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin
1893 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi) on November - 14.
1894 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez" (BG) on November - 14.
1894 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Golden Pince-Nez" (BG)
1894 Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist on November - 14.
1896 Power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation on this day in history.
1896 Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61) on this day in history.
1897 On November - 14 john Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1900 The birth of Aaron Copland, American composer on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history clara Fasano, sculptor
1901 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family) on this day in history.
1902 Paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies on this day in history.
1904 On November - 14 alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer