Historical Events In 1914
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1914 klaas ter Laan becomes Netherlands' first socialist mayor (Zaandam)
Jan 01 Northern & Southern Nigeria united in British colony of Nigeria on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history the first part of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway is opened for service between North Vancouver and Horseshoe Bay, 12 miles.
Jan 01 The first scheduled airline flight, St Petersburg-Tampa (Tony Jannus pilot) on this day in history.
Jan 02 Philips installs research department in Eindhoven on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history philips installs research dept in Eindhoven
Jan 03 Jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer in the year 1914.
Jan 03 Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC in the year 1914.
Jan 03 In the year 1914 stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
Jan 04 Mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan) in the year 1914.
Jan 04 On this day in history silas Weir Mitchell, US physician/author (Free Quaker), dies at 84
Jan 05 In the year 1914 ford Motor Co wages jump from $2.40/9-hr day to $5.00/8-hr day
Jan 05 In the year 1914 george Reeves, [George Lescher Bessolo], actor (Superman)
Jan 05 In the year 1914 james Cox of Ford Motor Co announces wages will jump from $2.40/9-hour day to $5.00/8-hour day
Jan 06 On this day in history stock brokerage firm of Merrill Lynch founded
Jan 07 On this day in history 1st steamboat passes through Panama Canal
Jan 07 The first steam powered boat passes through the Panama Canal in the year 1914.
Jan 09 Derek Allhusen, England, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1968) in the year 1914.
Jan 10 In the year 1914 1st edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 10 On this day in history claude Gallimard, France, publisher
Jan 10 On this day in history first edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 11 Ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71 in the year 1914.
Jan 11 In the year 1914 captain Robert Abram Bartlett 1875-1946 sees his Canadian Arctic Expedition ship Karluk crushed by ice near Herald Island, north of Siberia, 300 km short of his destination of Herschel Island; one of three ships of Stefansson expedition; many of the survivors will die before they reach Wrangel Island, 100 km away, where they wait until September before being rescued
Jan 11 Dorothy Jeakins, costume designer in the year 1914.
Jan 13 Bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history iWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia
Jan 14 Harold Russell, actor (Best Years of Our Life) on this day in history.
Jan 14 Henry Ford introduces assembly line, for T-Fords in the year 1914.
Jan 15 On this day in history lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian
Jan 16 Roger Aubert, Belgium, church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX) on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history writer Maksim Gorki returns to Russia
Jan 17 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Der Bogen des Odysseus," premieres in Berlin in the year 1914.
Jan 18 In the year 1914 arno Schmidt, writer
Jan 19 Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs) in the year 1914.