Historical Events In 1914
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Aug 13 Establishment of the Australian Red Cross to raise funds to purchase comfort supplies for Australian service personnel overseas in the year 1914.
Aug 13 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea) in the year 1914.
Aug 14 In the year 1914 british field marshal John French & Gen Wilson land in France
Aug 14 On this day in history sydney Wooderson, miler (world record 1937)
Aug 15 13th Davis Cup: Australasia beats USA in New York (3-2) in the year 1914.
Aug 15 In the year 1914 anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Baba yaga), dies at 59 [NS=Aug 28]
Aug 15 In the year 1914 panama Canal opens (under cost)
Aug 15 On this day in history peter Nicholson Gunn, writer
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 On this day in history franklin D Roosevelt Jr, son of FDR/(Rep-D-NY, 1949-55)
Aug 17 In the year 1914 french troops under gen de Castelnau occupy Chateau Salins
Aug 17 On this day in history james Grierson, British general
Aug 17 The Belgian government moves its offices from Brussels to Antwerp in the year 1914.
Aug 18 Oscar Egg sets new cycling hour record (44,247 km) on this day in history.
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 German forces occupy Brussels, Belgium during WW I on this day in history.
Aug 20 German General von Bulow executes 211 Belgians in the year 1914.
Aug 20 In the year 1914 kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936)
Aug 20 In the year 1914 pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies
Aug 21 In the year 1914 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill
Aug 21 On this day in history dallas Pratt, collector
Aug 22 Battle at Charleroi begins: Gen von Bulows troops beat French on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1914 raffenel, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battle
Aug 23 On this day in history -24] German troops plunder Belgium
Aug 23 On this day in history emperor of Japan declares war on Germany
Aug 23 Felix Fivet, Belgian baby, executed by German troops at 3 weeks on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1914 japan declares war on Germany during WWI.
Aug 24 Battle at Bergen: Germans defeat Belgian/British troops in the year 1914.
Aug 25 -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp in the year 1914.
Aug 25 On this day in history alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda)