Historical Events In 1914
Friday, 15 November 2019
Aug 13 On this day in history establishment of the Australian Red Cross to raise funds to purchase comfort supplies for Australian service personnel overseas
Aug 13 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea) in the year 1914.
Aug 14 British field marshal John French & Gen Wilson land in France on this day in history.
Aug 14 Sydney Wooderson, miler (world record 1937) on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history 13th Davis Cup: Australasia beats USA in New York (3-2)
Aug 15 On this day in history anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Baba yaga), dies at 59 [NS=Aug 28]
Aug 15 Panama Canal opens (under cost) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Peter Nicholson Gunn, writer in the year 1914.
Aug 16 In the year 1914 german army occupies last fort at Luik, Belgian general Leman caught
Aug 16 Tullio Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948) on this day in history.
Aug 17 Franklin D Roosevelt Jr, son of FDR/(Rep-D-NY, 1949-55) on this day in history.
Aug 17 French troops under gen de Castelnau occupy Chateau Salins on this day in history.
Aug 17 James Grierson, British general on this day in history.
Aug 17 The Belgian government moves its offices from Brussels to Antwerp on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history oscar Egg sets new cycling hour record (44,247 km)
Aug 18 Pres Wilson issues Proclamation of Neutrality in the year 1914.
Aug 19 In the year 1914 elmer Rice' "On Trial," premieres in NYC
Aug 19 Fumio Hayasaka, composer in the year 1914.
Aug 20 On this day in history german forces invade Brussels
Aug 20 In the year 1914 german forces occupy Brussels, Belgium during WW I
Aug 20 On this day in history german General von Bulow executes 211 Belgians
Aug 20 Kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936) in the year 1914.
Aug 20 Pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies in the year 1914.
Aug 21 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1914 dallas Pratt, collector
Aug 22 Battle at Charleroi begins: Gen von Bulows troops beat French in the year 1914.
Aug 22 Raffenel, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battle in the year 1914.
Aug 23 -24] German troops plunder Belgium on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1914 emperor of Japan declares war on Germany
Aug 23 On this day in history felix Fivet, Belgian baby, executed by German troops at 3 weeks
Aug 23 On this day in history japan declares war on Germany during WWI.
Aug 24 In the year 1914 battle at Bergen: Germans defeat Belgian/British troops
Aug 25 In the year 1914 -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp
Aug 25 Alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda) on this day in history.