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 This day in History - January 14
395 Historic Events for January 14
1916

Otto Ammon, German anthropologist/sociologist, dies at 73

Death
1918

Finland and USSR adopts New Style (Gregorian) calendar

Event
1919

Giulio Andreotti, 7 x premier (Italy)

Birth
1919

Andy Rooney, Albany NY, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes)

Birth
1919

John McGraw, Charles A Stoneham, and Judge MCQuade buy NY Giants

Event
1920

Bertus de Harder, Dutch soccer star (Bordeaux)

Birth
1920

Donald Beard, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in the 1950's)

Birth
1920

George Herman, newsman (CBS-TV)

Birth
1921

Charles Gaupp, German/Dutch painter

Birth
1921

Mark Lawrence, Wash DC, pianist (Alice Pearce)

Birth
1924

Allies direct Fiume (Rijeka) in Italy

Event
1924

Guy Williams, NYC, actor (Zorro, Lost in Space)

Birth
1924

Arne Garborg, Norwegian playwright (Mannfolk), dies at 72

Death
1925

Willem Devout, self employed (V and Dreesmann), dies

Death
1925

Yukio Mishima, Japan, novelist (Temple of Golden Pavilion)

Birth
1925

Alban Berg's atonale opera "Wozzeck," premieres in Berlin

Event
1926

Tom Tryon, Hartford CT, actor (Cardinal, All That Glitters)

Birth
1926

Harold Wolpe, sociologist lawyer/Soth African activist

Birth
1926

Frank Aletter, Long Island NY, actor (Mac-It's About Time, Tom-Nancy)

Birth
1927

Ivan Kalita, USSR, equestrian dressage (Olympic-silver-1968)

Birth
1927

Toronto Maple Leafs 1st hat trick (Hap Day) vs NY Rangers

Event
1928

Gerald Arpino, Staten Island NY, choreographer

Birth
1929

Aleksander Petrovic, film director

Birth
1929

Billy Walker, Ralls Tx, country singer (Ozark Jubilee)

Birth
1929

Cornelis W Lely, Dutch Governor of Suriname (1902-05), dies at 74

Death