Historical Events In 1914
Thursday, 02 July 2020
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 In the year 1914 richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea)
Aug 14 British field marshal John French & Gen Wilson land in France on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1914 sydney Wooderson, miler (world record 1937)
Aug 15 In the year 1914 13th Davis Cup: Australasia beats USA in New York (3-2)
Aug 15 In the year 1914 anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Baba yaga), dies at 59 [NS=Aug 28]
Aug 15 Panama Canal opens (under cost) in the year 1914.
Aug 15 Peter Nicholson Gunn, writer on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history 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 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 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 Elmer Rice' "On Trial," premieres in NYC in the year 1914.
Aug 19 In the year 1914 fumio Hayasaka, composer
Aug 20 German forces invade Brussels on this day in history.
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 Kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936) on this day in history.
Aug 20 Pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1914 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill
Aug 21 Dallas Pratt, collector in the year 1914.
Aug 22 In the year 1914 battle at Charleroi begins: Gen von Bulows troops beat French
Aug 22 In the year 1914 raffenel, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battle
Aug 23 -24] German troops plunder Belgium on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history 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 Japan declares war on Germany during WWI in the year 1914.
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 In the year 1914 alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda)