What Happened on September 14, 1914

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • German staff-of-chief Helmut von Moltke replaced by Erich von Falkenhayn
  • German troops withdraw from Aisne/invent trenches

Famous Birthdays

  • Clayton Moore, American actor (d. 1999), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Kay Medford, American actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), born in NYC, New York
  • Lída Baarová, Czech actress (d. 2000)
  • Michael Spisak, composer
  • Pietro Germi, actor/director (Divorce Italian Style), born in Genoa, Italy
  • Robert McCloskey, American author (d. 2003)
  • Robert S. Dietz, Westfield New Jersey, American Geophysicist who proposed a theory of seafloor spreading in 1961