Historical Events In 1914
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Aug 26 -9/10] Russian army attacks Austrian army in Galicia in the year 1914.
Aug 26 Germans defeat Russians in Battle of Tannenberg on this day in history.
Aug 27 2nd day of battle at Tannenberg: German bombs Usdau in the year 1914.
Aug 27 On this day in history catherine Marshall, editor/writer
Aug 27 On this day in history john Weiss, German new testament, dies
Aug 28 3rd day of battle at Tannenberg: violent German/Russian battles on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, composer (Baba Yaga), dies at 59 [NS]
Aug 28 Glenn Osser, Munising Mich, orch leader (Paul Whiteman Goodyear Revue) in the year 1914.
Aug 29 ... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1914 4th day of Tannenberg: Russian Narev-army panics, Gen Martos caught
Aug 29 Arizonan is first vessel to arrive in SF via Panama Canal in the year 1914.
Aug 30 In the year 1914 1st German plane bombs above Paris, 2 killed
Aug 30 Adrian H Stewart, British lieutenant, dies in battle in Cameroon at 26 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Battle of Tannenberg, one of history's great military disasters, ends after the Russian Second Army under Samsonov is enveloped and crushed by the Germans, losing 30,000 men; Samsonov committed suicide in the year 1914.
Aug 30 In the year 1914 julie Bishop, Denver CO, actress (My Hero, Northern Pursuit, Threat)
Aug 31 24.8 cm rainfall at Bloomingdale, Michigan (state record) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Richard Basehart, Zanesville Oh, actor (Voyage to Bottom of Sea) in the year 1914.
Sep 01 34th US Mens Tennis: R Norris W III beats M E McLoughlin (63 86 10-8) on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history martha, last known passenger pigeon, dies at Cincinnati Zoo
Sep 01 In the year 1914 st Petersburg, Russia changes name to Petrograd
Sep 02 -3] Gen von Hausen & countess of France regime flees to Bordeaux in the year 1914.
Sep 02 Booker T Laury, blues pianist/vocalist on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1914 british expeditionary army/general Lanrezacs army attacks the Marne
Sep 03 Ferdinand AR Cabrera, Spanish/German of emperor Wilhelm II, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Sep 03 Kitty Carlisle Hart, New Orleans La, actress (Animal Crackers) on this day in history.
Sep 04 British, French & Russian govt sign Pact of London, against Germany on this day in history.
Sep 05 Battle of Marne (WW I) begins on this day in history.
Sep 05 Battle of Marne (WW I) begins: Germans chase out Russians in the year 1914.
Sep 05 On this day in history gail Kubik, South Coffeyville, Okla, composer (Gerald McBoing Boing)
Sep 05 In the year 1914 hMS Pathfinder, a British Light cruiser torpedoed and sunk out from the Firth of Forth by German submarine U21.
Sep 06 On this day in history battle of Marne; Germans prevented from occupying Paris
Sep 06 Battle of the Marne; Germans prevented from occupying Paris on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1914 herbert Delauney Bill Hughes, educationist
Sep 07 Lord O'Brien, British nobleman, dies at 73 in the year 1914.