On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1907

Historical Events

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

The Third Duma (Parliament) meets in Russia; following Tsar Nicholas II's limiting of the franchise, a conservative majority holds sway and suppresses the radical elements

Famous Birthdays

  • Astrid Lindgren, Swedish children book author (Pipi Longstocking)
  • Howard William Hunter, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, born in Boise, Idaho (d. 1995)
  • Pedro Arrupe, Spanish priest/Jesuit
  • William Steig, American cartoonist and children's author (Shrek!, Doctor De Soto), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Inglis Clark, Australian politician (b. 1848)
1907 Highlights

About November 14, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 113 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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