Historical Events In 1914
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Jun 16 Stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948) on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history 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 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 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20 in the year 1914.
Jun 20 In the year 1914 friedrich Zipp, composer
Jun 20 German warship Bismark launched in the year 1914.
Jun 21 In the year 1914 glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30
Jun 21 Jan Decadt, composer in the year 1914.
Jun 22 Lilo Hardel, writer on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #789 Lena
Jun 24 In the year 1914 king Peter I of Serbia names son Alexander the Prince-regent
Jun 26 John J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor in the year 1914.
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 US signs treaty of commerce with Ethiopia on this day in history.
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 In the year 1914 charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player
Jun 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies
Jun 30 David Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve) on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1914 mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jun 30 On this day in history mahatma Gandhi's first arrest, campaigning for Indian rights in S Africa
Jul 01 On this day in history cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
Jul 01 On this day in history esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island
Jul 02 In the year 1914 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 1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks) in the year 1914.
Jul 04 In the year 1914 giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer