September 1, 1914 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Lord Kitchener arrives in Paris
  • St Petersburg, Russia changes name to Petrograd
  • The last passenger pigeon, a female named Martha, dies in captivity in the Cincinnati Zoo.
  • Von Gluck's army meets up with British expeditionary army

Deaths in History

  • Martha, last known passenger pigeon, dies at Cincinnati Zoo