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 This day in History - October 14
400 Historic Events for October 14
1900

Albert de Vriendt, Flemish historical painter/etcher, dies

Death
1901

Willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai)

Birth
1901

Justin Huntly McCarthy's "If I were King," premieres in NYC

Event
1902

Stanley Coen, cricketer (South African batsman in two Tests 1927-28)

Birth
1904

Karel Srom, composer

Birth
1905

NY Giants beats Phila A's, 4 games to 1 in 2nd World Series

Event
1905

Pentti Haanp„„, Finnish author (Yhdeks„n Miehen Saappaat)

Birth
1905

Giant's Christy Mathewson's 3rd straight World Series shutout

Event
1906

All Chicago World Series, 1st AL victory, White Sox win 4 games to 2 Cubs losers share of $439.50 is lowest for World Series

Event
1906

Hannah Arendt, Germany, historian (Origins of Totalitarianism)

Birth
1906

Paul C‚zanne, French painter/water colors painter, dies at 67

Death
1906

Benita Hume, London England, actress (Vicky-Halls of Ivy)

Birth
1907

Barend Barendse, Dutch sports reporter

Birth
1907

"Red" McKenzie, jazz singer (played comb-with-tissue-paper) [or 1899]

Birth
1907

Allan Jones, Scranton PA, actor/singer (A Day at the Races, Showboat)

Birth
1907

Pert Kelton, Great Falls Mont, actress (Cavalcade of Stars)

Birth
1908

Cubs beat Tigers 4 games to 1 in 5th World Series, 1st rematch

Event
1908

Smallest crowd at World Series, 6,210 fans see Cubs beat Tigers

Event
1908

Baseball Writers Association of America, forms

Event
1909

Bernd Rosemeyer, German auto racer (Indy 500)

Birth
1909

Kalervo Tuukkanen, composer

Birth
1909

Johann Gottfred Matthison-Hansen, composer, dies at 76

Death
1909

Pirates beat Tigers, 5-4, forces 1st full 7 game world series

Event
1910

John Wooden, basketball coach (UCLA-10 national championships)

Birth
1910

Jef Keuleers, Belgian worker's union leader

Birth