Historical Events In 1914
Friday, 15 November 2019
Jun 16 On this day in history stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948)
Jun 17 In the year 1914 john R Hersey, author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall)
Jun 18 In the year 1914 billy Wade, cricket wicket-keeper (S African in 11 Tests 1938-50)
Jun 19 54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club in the year 1914.
Jun 19 In the year 1914 alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- )
Jun 20 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20 on this day in history.
Jun 20 Friedrich Zipp, composer in the year 1914.
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 On this day in history lilo Hardel, writer
Jun 24 In the year 1914 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena
Jun 24 King Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent on this day in history.
Jun 26 John J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor on this day in history.
Jun 27 Alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major) on this day in history.
Jun 27 On this day in history jack Johnson beats Frank Moran in 20 for heavyweight boxing title
Jun 27 On this day in history uS signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia
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 On this day in history charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player
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 On this day in history 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 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 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) on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1914 esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island
Jul 02 Frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time & Winds) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78
Jul 04 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks) on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1914 giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer