On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Albert Einstein presents his quantum theory of light

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein
Theoretical Physicist
Albert Einstein
  • Liberal candidate Jose Miguel Gomez wins national elections for president in Cuba
  • Oscar Strauss' musical "Der tapfere Soldat" premieres in Vienna

Famous Birthdays

  • Harrison E Salisbury, journalist/author (50th Anniv of Soviet Union)

Famous Deaths

  • Kwang-siu, emperor of China, dies