On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1884

Historical Events


InventionHistoric Invention

George Eastman patents paper-strip photographic film

Founder of the Eastman Kodak Company George Eastman
Founder of the Eastman Kodak Company
George Eastman

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Conlin, American actor (Sin of Harold Diddlebock), born in Camden, New Jersey (d. 1962)
1884 Highlights

About October 14, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra