Historical Events In 1914
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Jun 16 Stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948) on this day in history.
Jun 17 John R Hersey, author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50) on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1914 54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club
Jun 19 Alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- ) in the year 1914.
Jun 20 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20 on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history friedrich Zipp, composer
Jun 20 On this day in history german warship Bismark launched
Jun 21 Glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history jan Decadt, composer
Jun 22 Lilo Hardel, writer in the year 1914.
Jun 24 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena
Jun 24 King Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent in the year 1914.
Jun 26 In the year 1914 john J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor
Jun 27 In the year 1914 alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major)
Jun 27 Jack Johnson beats Frank Moran in 20 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1914 uS signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia
Jun 28 On this day in history assassination of the heir to the throne of Austria, Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophia, in Sarajevo by a Serbian Nationalist,Gavrilo Princip. This incident precipitated a war with Serbia, eventually starting WW1
Jun 28 Austria invades Siberia (WW I) on this day in history.
Jun 28 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player in the year 1914.
Jun 28 In the year 1914 franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated
Jun 29 In the year 1914 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
Jun 29 In the year 1914 jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
Jun 29 In the year 1914 rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli)
Jun 30 In the year 1914 bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies
Jun 30 David Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve) in the year 1914.
Jun 30 On this day in history mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jun 30 In the year 1914 mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jul 01 Cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936) in the year 1914.
Jul 01 Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island on this day in history.
Jul 02 Frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time & Winds) on this day in history.
Jul 02 Joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78 in the year 1914.
Jul 04 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks) on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer