On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1907

Historical Events

  • Government of Transvaal sends home 50,000 Chinese day workers
  • Norway adopts female suffrage for middle class women only in parliamentary elections

Famous Birthdays

  • Chico Landi, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil (d. 1989)
  • Nicolas Bentley, British writer and illustrator, born in London (d. 1978)
  • René Char, French poet and painter, born in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Daens, Belgian priest, politician and founder of the Daensist movement, dies at 69
  • Bob McLeod, cricketer (bro of Charlie, 6 Tests for Aus 1891-93), dies
1907 Highlights

About June 14, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini