On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Wootton, Baroness Wootton of Abinger, British sociologist and criminologist, born in Cambridge, England (d. 1988)
  • Claire Windsor, American actress (The Blot), born in Cawker City, Kansas (d. 1972)
  • Olga Chekhova, Russian-German actress (Italian Strawhat, Cry of the Children), born in Aleksandropol, Erivan Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1980)
1897 Highlights

About April 14, 1897

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries