On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1874

Day of the Week: Friday

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