Thursday 14 May 1914
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph Martray and Luis Quesada Garland.
Home, Sweet Home, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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Which were the important events of 14 May 1914 ?
- St. Carthach the Younger
- DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
- Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Paraguay - Flag Day.
- St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
- St. Just
- St. Engelmer
- St. Vincent of Lerins
- St. Victor and Corona
- St. Boniface of Tarsus
- St. Michael Garicoits
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: St. Matthias (Apostle)
- St. Engelmund
- Joseph Martray: French jurist and politician who died on 1 June 2009 in Rennes, France.
- Luis Quesada Garland: Peruvian architect, professor, essay writer, art critic and a promoter of modern architecture in Peru.
- Jean Bazaugour: Bassillac Military man.
- Gul Nasir: Pakistani journalist poet and politician (d. 1983).
- Chic Jim Scott no-hits Cleve, gives up 2 hits in 10th and loses 1-0
- Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1914 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Do You Take This Woman for Your Lawful Wife? - William J. Halley
- Where Can I Meet You To-Night? - Ada Jones & Henry Burr
- Dance of the Hours - Victor Herbert & His Orchestra
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