On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1899

Historical Events

  • Henry Bliss becomes 1st automobile fatality in the US (NY)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Bliss is the 1st recorded death from an auto accident when he is hit by a taxicab in New York City
1899 Highlights

About September 14, 1899

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo