What Happened on December 26, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US Government protests British interference with American merchant ships at sea, on the same day Germans announce they will treat food as contraband, subject to seizure; weakens America's protest

Famous Birthdays

  • Annemarie Wendl, German actress (Lindenstra├če, Der Seitensprung), born in Trostberg, Germany (d. 2006)
  • Richard Widmark, American actor (Madigan, Murder on the Orient Express, Judgement at Nuremberg), born in Sunrise Township, Minnesota (d. 2008)