Historical Events In 1914
Saturday, 02 December 2023
Jan 01 On this day in history klaas ter Laan becomes Netherlands' first socialist mayor (Zaandam)
Jan 01 Northern & Southern Nigeria united in British colony of Nigeria in the year 1914.
Jan 01 The first part of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway is opened for service between North Vancouver and Horseshoe Bay, 12 miles in the year 1914.
Jan 01 The first scheduled airline flight, St Petersburg-Tampa (Tony Jannus pilot) on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history philips installs research department in Eindhoven
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 In the year 1914 kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC
Jan 03 In the year 1914 stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
Jan 04 In the year 1914 mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan)
Jan 04 In the year 1914 silas Weir Mitchell, US physician/author (Free Quaker), dies at 84
Jan 05 On this day in history ford Motor Co wages jump from $2.40/9-hr day to $5.00/8-hr day
Jan 05 George Reeves, [George Lescher Bessolo], actor (Superman) on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 1st steamboat passes through Panama Canal on this day in history.
Jan 07 The first steam powered boat passes through the Panama Canal on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history derek Allhusen, England, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1968)
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 In the year 1914 first edition of Hague's Post under SF van Oss, published
Jan 11 On this day in history ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71
Jan 11 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 on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1914 dorothy Jeakins, costume designer
Jan 13 In the year 1914 bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72
Jan 13 IWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia in the year 1914.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1914 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 Writer Maksim Gorki returns to Russia in the year 1914.
Jan 17 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Der Bogen des Odysseus," premieres in Berlin in the year 1914.
Jan 18 On this day in history arno Schmidt, writer
Jan 19 Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs) in the year 1914.