On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Earle Combs, American MLB baseball centerfielder, 1924-35 (New York Yankees), born in Richmond, Kentucky (d. 1976)
  • Pierre Victor Auger, French physicist (d. 1993)
  • Stelios Perpiniadis, Greek folk singer, songwriter and guitarist, born in Tinos
1899 Highlights

About May 14, 1899

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus