What Happened on October 14, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • George Edwarde's "Gaiety Girl" premieres in London
  • Harry Wright suggests umps keep ball-strike count a secret

Famous Birthdays

  • Lillian Gish, American silent film and stage actress (Birth of a Nation), born in Springfield, Ohio (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Conradus Leemans, Dutch archaeologist, dies at 84