What Happened on November 1, 1914

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Connie Mack asks waivers on Jack Coombs, Eddie Plank & Chief Colby

Baseball Legend Connie Mack
Baseball Legend
Connie Mack
  • German-British naval battle at Coronel, Chile

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul von Hindenburg named marshal of the Eastern front

German President and WWI General Paul von Hindenburg
German President and WWI General
Paul von Hindenburg
  • Pope Benedictus Xv's encyclical Ad beatissimi, against integrity

Famous Birthdays

  • William "Sabby" Lewis, jazz pianist/arranger

Famous Deaths

  • Christopher "Kit" Cradock, English admiral, dies in battle