Historical Events In 1914
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jun 16 Stewart Cathie "Billy" Griffith, cricketer (140 for England, 1948) in the year 1914.
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 46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20 in the year 1914.
Jun 20 Friedrich Zipp, composer in the year 1914.
Jun 20 German warship Bismark launched in the year 1914.
Jun 21 On this day in history glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30
Jun 21 On this day in history jan Decadt, composer
Jun 22 Lilo Hardel, writer in the year 1914.
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 in the year 1914.
Jun 27 Alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major) on this day in history.
Jun 27 Jack Johnson beats Frank Moran in 20 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1914.
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 On this day in history austria invades Siberia (WW I)
Jun 28 In the year 1914 charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player
Jun 28 In the year 1914 franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated
Jun 29 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani on this day in history.
Jun 29 Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia in the year 1914.
Jun 29 Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli) in the year 1914.
Jun 30 Bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies in the year 1914.
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 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 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 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 Giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer in the year 1914.