Historical Events In 1914
Sunday, 31 May 2020
May 21 In the year 1914 greyhound Bus Company begins in Minnesota
May 22 Vance Packard, Granville Summit Pa, author (Hidden Persuaders) on this day in history.
May 23 Alec Dickson, founder (VSO) on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history clifford Irving, Chairman (Isle of Man Govt)
May 25 In the year 1914 british House of Commons passes Irish Home Rule
May 25 On this day in history paolo Giorza, composer, dies at 81
May 26 In the year 1914 archie Duncan, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Sherlock Holmes)
May 27 In the year 1914 hugh Le Caine, composer
May 27 On this day in history joseph Wilson Swan, physicist/chemist, dies
May 28 In the year 1914 adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer, dies at 76
May 28 W G G Duncan-Smith, fighter pilot in the year 1914.
May 29 In the year 1914 ship rams Canadian ship Empress of Ireland on St Lawrence R; 1024 die
May 30 Bobby Sherwood, Indianapolis Ind, orch leader (Milton Berle Show) on this day in history.
May 30 The new and then largest Cunard ocean liner RMS Aquitania, 45,647 tons, sets sails on her maiden voyage from Liverpool, England to New York City in the year 1914.
May 31 Akira Ifukube, composer in the year 1914.
May 31 Chic White Sox Joe Benz no-hits Cleve Indians, 6-1 in the year 1914.
Jun 02 Glenn Curtiss flies his Langley Aerodrome in the year 1914.
Jun 03 On this day in history eugene Fuller, polymath/linguist
Jun 04 On this day in history willy-August Linnemann, Danish writer/journalist
Jun 05 Beatrice de Cardi, archaeoligist on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history 1st air flight out of sight of land (Scotland to Norway)
Jun 06 In the year 1914 the first air flight out of the sight of land (Scotland to Norway)
Jun 06 Walter T Watts-Dunton, England, lawyer/poet/writer (Aylwin), dies on this day in history.
Jun 07 The first vessel passes through the locks at the Panama Canal on this day in history.
Jun 08 34.7°F (1.5°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands in the year 1914.
Jun 08 In the year 1914 joseph de Pietro, US, 56kg weightlifter (Olympic-gold-1948)
Jun 09 Barbara Mullen, Boston MA, actress (Thunder Rock, Innocent Sinners) on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history honus Wagner, is 2nd to get 3,000 hits
Jun 10 Polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1914 gerald Mohr, NYC, actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue)
Jun 12 In the year 1914 peter Lancelot Williams, dance journalist
Jun 13 In the year 1914 28th US Womens Tennis: Mary K Browne beats Marie Wagner (62 16 61)
Jun 15 On this day in history a G Steel, cricketer (13 Tests, 29 wkts, Eng capt 1886), dies
Jun 15 Cees [Cornelis A B] Bantzinger, Dutch cartoonist/illustrator on this day in history.