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 This day in History - November 14
386 Historic Events for November 14
1901

Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)

Birth
1902

Paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies

Death
1904

Marya Mannes, NYC, author (The Reporter)

Birth
1904

Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer

Birth
1904

Dick Powell, Mt View Ark, actor (Cry Danger, Dick Powell Theater)

Birth
1904

Harold Larwood, cricketer (England bodyline bowler)

Birth
1905

L H Ruitenberg, vicar/editor in chief (Reformed of Netherlands)

Birth
1905

David Belasco's "Girl of Golden West," premieres in NYC

Event
1905

Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian author

Birth
1906

Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)

Birth
1906

Hendrik J Schimmel, author/dramatist, dies

Death
1906

Roosevelt becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country (Panama)

Event
1907

Howard William Hunter, Mormon Church Leader

Birth
1907

Pedro Arrupe, Spanish priest/Jesuit

Birth
1907

Astrid Lindgren, Swedish children book author (Pipi Longstocking)

Birth
1908

Kwang-siu, emperor of China, dies

Death
1908

Oscar Strauss' musical "Der tapfere Soldat," premieres in Vienna

Event
1908

Albert Einstein presents quantum theory of light

Event
1908

Harrison E Salisbury, journalist/author (50th Anniv of Soviet Union)

Birth
1909

Joseph R McCarthy, (Sen-R-Wisc), anti-communist lunatic

Birth
1910

Eric Lawson Malpass, writer

Birth
1910

1st airplane flight from deck of a ship, Norfolk, Va

Event
1910

Norman MacCaig, poet

Birth
1910

Rosemary DeCamp, Prescott Az, actress (Love That Bob, That Girl)

Birth
1912

Barbara Hutton, heiress (Woolworth)

Birth