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 This day in History - January 14
395 Historic Events for January 14
1887

Peter "Peerke" Donders, missionary (Father of Melaatsen), dies at 77

Death
1888

Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74

Death
1889

Vincenzo Davico, composer

Birth
1890

Francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59

Death
1892

Martin Niem”ller, clergyman (German Protestant); imprisoned by Hitler

Birth
1892

Hal Roach, early film director/producer (1 Million BC)

Birth
1895

George Richard Samways, children's writer

Birth
1896

John dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel)

Birth
1897

6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed

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1898

Lewis Carroll, writer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 65

Death
1898

Helen Flint, Chicago, actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast)

Birth
1898

Joe Darling hits the 1st six in Tests (out of the ground)

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1899

Fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo)

Birth
1900

Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome

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1901

Bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke)

Birth
1901

Carlos P Romulo, Philippine general/diplomat/jurist

Birth
1901

Charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78

Death
1901

Mandell Creighton, English bishop/historian, dies at 57

Death
1901

Victor Balaguer, Catalaans historian/politician/author, dies at 76

Death
1902

Cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 65

Death
1902

Alfred Tarski, Warsaw, mathematician/logician

Birth
1902

F C Terborgh, [Reijnier Flaes], Dutch writer (De Turkenoorlog)

Birth
1903

Veronica Turleigh, County Donegal Ireland, actress (Promoter)

Birth
1904

Cecil Beaton, England, royal family photographer

Birth
1905

Ernst Abbe, German physicist (Carl Zeiss Optics Company), dies at 64

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