On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1874

Famous Birthdays

  • Mustafa Kamil Pasha, Egyptian lawyer, journalist and nationalist activist, born in Cairo, Egypt (d. 1908)

Famous Deaths

  • Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs, American politician (Secretary of State and Superintendent of Public Instruction of Florida) and Presbyterian minister, dies at 52
1874 Highlights

About August 14, 1874

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo