February 1914 calendar

February 1914

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in February 1914.
The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on February 1914: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 1914?


  • 01 Feb 1914 Pennsylvania State Board of [motion picture] Censors appointed.
  • 02 Feb 1914 Charles Chaplin makes his film début in the comedy short ''Making a Living''.
  • 04 Feb 1914 US Congress approves Burnett-anti-immigration law.
  • 07 Feb 1914 Steel work completed on Exposition (Civic) Auditorium, San Francisco.
  • 08 Feb 1914 General Zamon becomes President of Haiti.
  • 10 Feb 1914 Release of the film ''Hearts Adrift'' the name of Mary Pickford, the star, is displayed above the title on movie marquees.
  • 11 Feb 1914 Clarence Mackay, president of the Postal Telegraph Cable Company, and his wife Katherine are granted a divorce in Paris, France.
  • 12 Feb 1914 In Washington, D.C., the first stone of the Lincoln Memorial is put into place.
  • 13 Feb 1914 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers-ASCAP forms in New York City, New York.
  • 14 Feb 1914 High Council of Labor forms in Hague Netherlands.
  • 21 Feb 1914 White Wolf troops attack Zhanjiang China.
  • 26 Feb 1914 New York Museum of Science and Industry incorporated.
  • 28 Feb 1914 Construction begins on Tower of Jewels for the Exposition (San Francisco).
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in February 1914?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - If We Were On Our Honeymoon
  2. - The Girl I Left Behind Me
  3. - When It's Apple Blossom time in Normandy
  4. - Peg O' My Heart
  5. - Oh You Million Dollar Doll


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?