Historical Events In 1914
Friday, 14 August 2020
Sep 07 In the year 1914 new York Post Office Building opens to the public
Sep 07 NY Post Office Building opens to public in the year 1914.
Sep 08 British trader Oceanic sinks off Scotland on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1914 dimitrios I, patriarch (primus interparis orthodox Christians)
Sep 08 SS Oceanic,a White Star Liner, built in 1899. She was the first ship to exceed the length of the Great Eastern, at 704 ft overall. After being requistioned on the outbreak of the First World War as an armed merchant cruiser, she was attached to the 10th cruiser squadron of the Royal Navy. On the 8th September, in thick fog, she ran aground on rocks on Foula Island, Shetlands where she became a total loss and was eventually broken up. She had a crew of 400 on board at the time of her accident, all of whom were resued by the Trawler Glenogil in the year 1914.
Sep 08 In the year 1914 the birth of Robert Wise, American film director
Sep 08 William E Darwin, British son of Charles Darwin, dies at 74 in the year 1914.
Sep 09 -12] Belgian offensive from Antwerp on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1914 robert Wise, director (Day the Earth Stood Still, West Side Story)
Sep 10 The birth of Robert Wise, American director in the year 1914.
Sep 11 Two Australian battalions land near Rabaul and occupy the German colony on New Britain, off north-eastern New Guinea during WWI in the year 1914.
Sep 11 In the year 1914 william Christopher Handy publishes "St Louis Blues"
Sep 12 On this day in history yankee shortstop Roger Peckinpaugh, 23, becomes youngest manager
Sep 13 Leonard Geoffrey Feather, jazz critic/musician in the year 1914.
Sep 14 In the year 1914 german staff-chief von Moltke replaces von Falkenhayn
Sep 14 HMA Submarine AE1 lost off New Guinea on this day in history.
Sep 14 Kay Medford, NYC, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love) in the year 1914.
Sep 15 Battle of Aisne begins between Germans & French during WW I in the year 1914.
Sep 15 On this day in history battle of Aisne begins between Germans and French during WW I
Sep 15 In the year 1914 creighton Abrams, US, army general (Vietnam War)
Sep 15 On this day in history jacobus Herculas de la Rey, [Uncle Chose], Boer general, dies at 66
Sep 16 Allen Funt, Bkln NY, TV host & creator (Candid Camera) on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1914 andrew Fisher becomes Prime Minister of Australia for the third time.
Sep 17 Shin Kanemaru, politician on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history battle of Aisne ends with Germans beating French during WW I
Sep 18 On this day in history jack Cardiff, British film director
Sep 19 Brooklyn's Ed Lafitte no-hits KC (Federal League), 6-2 in the year 1914.
Sep 19 Frances Farmer, Seattle WA, actress (Son of Fury, Among the Living) in the year 1914.
Sep 20 Kenneth More, England, actor (39 Steps, Doctor in the House) on this day in history.
Sep 21 John Kluge, Chemnitz Germany, media CEO (Metromedia)/billionaire in the year 1914.
Sep 22 1 German submarine sinks 3 British ironclads, 1,459 die on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history alain-Fournier, French writer (Grand Meaulnes), dies in battle at 27
Sep 22 German U-Boat, the U-9, sunk three British cruisers in the North Sea in the year 1914.
Sep 22 Martha Scott, Jamesport Mo, actress (Dallas, Bionic Woman, Our Town) on this day in history.