On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1914

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAlec Guinness

Alec Guinness, British actor (The Ladykillers, The Bridge on the River Kwai), born in London, England (d. 2000)


Famous Deaths

  • Paul von Heyse, German writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1830)
1914 Highlights

About April 2, 1914

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries