On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Film serial "Perils of Pauline" shown for the first time in Los Angeles

Famous Birthdays

  • Gustave Camus, Belgian painter, born in Ch√Ętelet, Belgium (d. 1984)
  • John Beith, British diplomat, ambasador to Israel and Belgium (d. 2000)
  • Marguerite Duras, French novelist and playwright (Sea Wall), born in Saigon, French IndoChina (d. 1996)