What Happened on June 14, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

Democratic Convention convenes in St Louis; Woodrow Wilson campaigns on the slogan "he kept out of the war"

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson
  • Representatives of eight Allied nations hold an economic conference in Paris at which they discuss ways to cripple their enemies economic power during and after the war

Famous Birthdays

  • Dorothy McGuire, American actress (Old Yeller, Summer Magic), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Geoffrey Goodwin, British professor of international relations
  • Karl-Rudi Griesbach, composer

Famous Deaths

  • João Simões Lopes Neto, Brazilian writer (b. 1865)