Historical Events In 1914
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Jun 16 On this day in history stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948)
Jun 17 On this day in history john R Hersey, author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall)
Jun 18 On this day in history billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50)
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- ) on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20
Jun 20 On this day in history friedrich Zipp, composer
Jun 20 In the year 1914 german warship Bismark launched
Jun 21 Glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30 in the year 1914.
Jun 21 On this day in history jan Decadt, composer
Jun 22 In the year 1914 lilo Hardel, writer
Jun 24 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1914 king Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent
Jun 26 On this day in history john J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor
Jun 27 On this day in history alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major)
Jun 27 On this day in history jack Johnson beats Frank Moran in 20 for heavyweight boxing title
Jun 27 US signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia on this day in history.
Jun 28 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 on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1914 austria invades Siberia (WW I)
Jun 28 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player on this day in history.
Jun 28 Franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated in the year 1914.
Jun 29 In the year 1914 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
Jun 29 On this day in history jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
Jun 29 Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli) on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history david Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve)
Jun 30 On this day in history mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jun 30 Mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa in the year 1914.
Jul 01 In the year 1914 cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
Jul 01 Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island in the year 1914.
Jul 02 On this day in history frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time & Winds)
Jul 02 Joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1914 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks)
Jul 04 On this day in history giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer