Historical Events In 1914
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
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 On this day in history 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 Sydney Wooderson, miler (world record 1937) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history panama Canal opens (under cost)
Aug 15 On this day in history peter Nicholson Gunn, writer
Aug 16 German army occupies last fort at Luik, Belgian general Leman caught on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history tullio Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948)
Aug 17 In the year 1914 franklin D Roosevelt Jr, son of FDR/(Rep-D-NY, 1949-55)
Aug 17 French troops under gen de Castelnau occupy Chateau Salins in the year 1914.
Aug 17 James Grierson, British general on this day in history.
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) in the year 1914.
Aug 18 Pres Wilson issues Proclamation of Neutrality in the year 1914.
Aug 19 On this day in history elmer Rice' "On Trial," premieres in NYC
Aug 19 On this day in history fumio Hayasaka, composer
Aug 20 German forces invade Brussels in the year 1914.
Aug 20 German forces occupy Brussels, Belgium during WW I in the year 1914.
Aug 20 German General von Bulow executes 211 Belgians on this day in history.
Aug 20 Kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936) in the year 1914.
Aug 20 In the year 1914 pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies
Aug 21 On this day in history 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill
Aug 21 Dallas Pratt, collector in the year 1914.
Aug 22 Battle at Charleroi begins: Gen von Bulows troops beat French in the year 1914.
Aug 22 In the year 1914 raffenel, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battle
Aug 23 In the year 1914 -24] German troops plunder Belgium
Aug 23 Emperor of Japan declares war on Germany in the year 1914.
Aug 23 In the year 1914 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 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)