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 This day in History - March 14
375 Historic Events for March 14
1875

Smetana's "Vysehrad," premieres

Event
1878

Carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Forces of the Future)

Birth
1879

Albert Einstein, Ulm Germany, physicist E=mcĂ˝ (Nobel 1921)

Birth
1880

Oscar (Bachigaloupi) Tourniaire, actor/director (Pink Kate)

Birth
1883

Juan Manen, composer

Birth
1883

Karl Marx, German philosopher (Communist Manifesto), dies at 64

Death
1884

Albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist

Birth
1884

Winter Haynes Watts, composer

Birth
1885

"Mikado" opera premieres in London

Event
1885

Gilbert and Sullivan's "Mikado," premieres in London

Event
1887

George Creten, Belgian sculptor/painter

Birth
1887

Lawrence Collingwood, composer

Birth
1888

2nd largest snowfall in NYC history (21")

Event
1889

August Strindberg's "Froken Julie," premieres in Copenhagen

Event
1891

John P Strijbos, Dutch writer (Wandering through South-Africa)

Birth
1892

Olive Netta Parsons, co-founder (Collet's Bookshop)

Birth
1894

Josef Schelb, composer

Birth
1895

Frans Ganshof, Belgian historian

Birth
1896

Sutro Baths (SF) opens by Cliff House (closed Sept 1, 1952)

Event
1899

Emile Erckmann, French writer (Waterloo), dies at 76

Death
1899

Stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-2

Event
1900

Hugo de Vries rediscovers Mendel's laws of genetics

Event
1900

US currency goes on gold standard

Event
1901

1st performance of Anton Bruckner's 6th Symphony in A

Event
1903

WB Yeats and Lady Gregory's "Hour-glass," premieres in Dublin

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